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Table 2 Subsequent differences between subjects who did and did not report having diabetes.

From: Self-reported diabetes is associated with self-management behaviour: a cohort study

Measure   
Self-management behavior Overall frequency Weighted adjusted OR (95% CI)*
Capillary blood glucose monitoring 63.1% 0.05 (0.02–0.08)
Health care utilization Overall frequency Weighted adjusted OR (95% CI) *
Ophthalmologic exam 74.3% 0.82 (0.56–1.22)
Specialist visit 41.9% 0.55 (0.37–0.86)
Clinical outcomes Overall event occurrence Weighted adjusted HR (95% CI) *
Hypo- or hyperglycemia 4.8% 0.09 (0.01–0.28)
Soft tissue infection or gangrene 3.1% 0.47 (0.11–1.28)
Myocardial infarction 5.5% 0.92 (0.32–1.50)
Death 13.9% 1.02 (0.67–1.59)
  1. * Subjects who self-reported having diabetes are the reference group.
  2. This measure was determined only in subjects ≥65 years (n = 959).