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Table 3 Percentage of insulin-resistant adolescents according to method

From: Metabolic syndrome risk factors in overweight, obese, and extremely obese brazilian adolescents

Method and reference value General (n = 321) Females (n = 174) Males (n = 147)
Insulin ≥12μU/mL 64.0% 74.0% 54.0%
HOMA >3.16 43.5% 54.0% 33.0%
Quicki <0.313 25.0% 32.0% 18.0%
FGI <7.0 65.0% 75.0% 55.0%