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Table 2 Clinical characteristics of patients in the sample

From: Socioeconomic disparities in access to intensive insulin regimens for adults with type 1 diabetes: a qualitative study of patient and healthcare professional perspectives

Characteristics Number
Diabetes duration (years)
 1–5 3
 6–10 3
 11–15 5
 16–20 4
  ≥ 21 13
Age at diabetes onset
 0–10 5
 11–20 8
 21–30 8
 31–40 5
  ≥ 41 2
Treatment at time of study
 CSII 18
 Multiple daily injections (carbohydrate counting) 8
 Basal bolus (not involving carbohydrate counting) 2
HbA1c
  ≤ 7.5% (≤58 mmol/mol) 10
 7.6 to 9.9% (60 mmol/mol to 85 mmol/mol) 15
  ≥ 10.0% (≥86 mmol/mol) 3
Complications arising from diabetes
 Reported at least one complication 16
 None reported 12