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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Children’s and adolescent’s self - assessment of metabolic control versus professional judgment: a cross-sectional retrospective and prospective cohort study

Number of patients (n) All 91  
  Male 53  
  Female 38  
   Mean Range
HbA1c (%) All 8.03 6.1 - 10.9
  Male 7.99 6.3 - 10.5
  Female 8.09 6.1 - 10.9
Age (years)   13.22 8.23 - 17.81
Duration of T1DM (years) All 6.13 1.05 - 15.77
Body mass index (SDS) All 0.06 -2.61 - 1.98
  Male -0.10 -2.61 - 1.93
  Female 0.28 -1.65 - 1.98
   n %
Modality of therapy Conventional insulin therapy 9 9.9
  Functional insulin therapy 59 64.8
  Insulin pump 23 25.3
Parental socioeconomic level Low 8 8.8
  Moderate 64 70.3
  High 17 18.7
  Not determined 2 2.2