TABLE 5.

Incidences of Hypoglycemia, Nonadherence, and Diabetes-Related Hospitalizations

OutcomePre-Clinic Enrollment (n [%])At Clinic Discharge (n [%])
Hypoglycemia*12 (50)2 (8)
Nonadherence7 (29)7 (29)
Inpatient hospitalization5 (21)0 (0)
 Hyperglycemia§3 (13)
 Hypoglycemia||2 (8)
  • * Blood glucose <70 mg/dL, symptomatic, and requiring self-treatment for hypoglycemia in past 7 days.

  • At least one self-reported missed dose of an antidiabetes medication in the past 7 days.

  • Inpatient hospitalization with primary diagnosis related to diabetes in the past 90 days.

  • § Hyperglycemia secondary to diabetic ketoacidosis or hyperosmolar hyperglycemic state.

  • || Hypoglycemia leading to loss of consciousness and subsequent inpatient admission.