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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the DM patients evaluated for risk factors of foot ulceration

From: Screening for peripheral neuropathy and peripheral arterial disease in persons with diabetes mellitus in a Nigerian University Teaching Hospital

Parameter Mean (SD) Range
Age (years) 61.4 (10.8) 28–87
Duration of DM (years) 9.2 (7.6) 8–44
Body mass index (kg/m2) 27.6 (4.6) 17.5–42.5
Waist circumference (cm) 92.8 (12) 31–120
Haemoglobin (HbA1c) (%) 7.7 (2.1) 5–14