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Table 2 Standards of optimal diabetes care and monitoring in patients with diabetes vs patients with diabetes and schizophrenia

From: Quality of diabetes care in patients with schizophrenia: a case-control study in Qatar

  Diabetes
(n = 73)
Diabetes + Schizophrenia
(n = 73)
p Adjusted p
BMI recorded in the last six months, % 72.6 52.1 0.008 0.064
BP recorded in the last six months, % 95.9 94.5 0.500 1.000
HbA1c obtained in the last six months, % 72.6 63.0 0.144 0.567
HbA1c obtained in the last 12 months, % 84.9 65.8 0.006 0.054
Lipid panel obtained in the last 12 months, % 84.9 68.5 0.015 0.105
eGFR obtained in the last 12 months, % 89.0 67.1 0.001 0.011
Retinal examination ordered in the last 12 months, % 57.5 34.2 0.004 0.040
Foot examination ordered in the last 12 months, % 17.8 17.8 0.585 1.000
Referred to diabetes educator in the last 12 months, % 17.8 9.6 0.114 0.576
Referred to dietitian in the last 12 months, % 30.1 17.8 0.060 0.360
  1. BMI Body Mass Index, BP Blood pressure, eGFR estimated glomerular filtration rate; p values were adjusted using the Holm Bonferroni method
  2. Data expressed as Mean ± Standard Deviation; BMI Body Mass Index