TABLE 2.

Demographic and Sleep Characteristics and Corresponding Serum Lipids and Glucose Regulation in 70 Obese Children and 65 Nonobese Children

Obese (n = 70)Nonobese (n = 65)
Gender, male/female41:2938:27
Age, y9.8 ± 3.5*7.9 ± 3.3
relBMI191.6 ± 48.0*107.8 ± 10.9
AHI, per h of TST14.2 ± 21.0*6.3 ± 9.4
Spo2 nadir, %83.6 ± 10.2*87.5 ± 9.1
Arousal index18.2 ± 17.9*11.7 ± 7.2