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Table 4 Characteristics associated with regular eye examination in patients with diabetes

From: Care of vision and ocular health in diabetic members of a national diabetes organization: A cross-sectional study

Characteristic (association) Eye exam (%) in group with characteristic Eye exam (%) in group without characteristic Crude prevalence ratio (95% CI) Crude odds ratio (95% CI) Adjusted* odds ratio (95% CI) P value*
Information on eye examination 93.0 29.7 3.1 (2.4 to 4.0) 31.5 (20.7 to 48.1) 27.4 (16.7 to 44.8) <0.001
Diabetes duration > 10 years 93.5 75.0 1.2 (1.2 to 1.3) 4.8 (3.4 to 6.8) 3.1 (2.0 to 5.1) <0.001
Visual problems related to diabetes 97.4 84.5 1.6 (1.1 to 1.2) 6.9 (2.5 to 19.1) 3.6 (1.2 to 10.6) 0.024
Using one or more optical corrections 85.9 81.5 1.1 (1.0 to 1.1) 1.4 (0.5 to 1.1) 1.5 (0.8 to 2.9) 0.234
Type of diabetes (Type 1) 92.7 81.7 1.1 (1.1 to 1.2) 0.3 (0.2 to 0.5) 0.9 (0.5 to 1.7) 0.842
  1. *Multivariate logistic regression analysis