TABLE 3.

Demographic and Corresponding Serum Glucose Homeostasis Variables in 19 Control Children, 19 Children With Mild SDB, and 19 Children With Moderate to Severe SDB Matched For relBMI

Controls (n = 19)Mild SDB (n = 19)Moderate to Severe SDB (n = 19)
Gender, male/female12:712:712:7
Age, y9.2 ± 3.08.1 ± 3.39.1 ± 4.0
relBMI135.9 ± 40.3132.0 ± 41.3135.6 ± 40.5
AHI, per h of TST0.5 ± 0.32.2 ± 1.121.5 ± 27.0*
Glucose, mg/dL92.9 ± 10.690.7 ± 8.888.7 ± 6.5
Insulin, μIU/mL12.9 ± 12.310.8 ± 10.39.6 ± 5.9
I/G ratio0.14 ± 0.130.10 ± 0.070.11 ± 0.06
HOMA3.1 ± 2.92.6 ± 2.72.1 ± 1.3
  • * P < .001 moderate to severe SDB versus mild SDB.

  • P < .001 moderate-severe SDB versus control.