TABLE 1.

Patient Demographics and Clinical Characteristics

Included Patients (n = 64)Excluded Patients (n = 27)PTeam Clinic (n = 26)Standard Clinic (n = 38)P
Female40 (62%)9 (33%)0.0217 (65%)23 (61%)0.9
Age (at first visit), years11.8 (1)11.7 (1.2)0.9712.1 (1)11.5 (1)0.01
BMI (at first visit), kg/m220 (3)19.9 (3)0.8220.4 (2.6)19.8 (3.2)0.44
Total visits3.5 (1.2)3 (1.9)0.213.8 (1.2)3.3 (1.1)0.10
At least one Team Clinic visit31 (48%)8 (30%)0.1526 (100%)5 (13%)<0.001
At least one Standard Clinic visit57 (89%)27 (100%)0.1719 (73%)38 (100%)<0.001
Duration of diabetes (at first visit), years4.3 (3.1)3.6 (2.6)0.274.5 (3.4)4.3 (2.8)0.79
Time in study, months9.9 (3.5)9.5 (8)0.8111.2 (3.6)9.1 (3.2)0.02
CESD (at first visit)14.2 (11.1)11 (9.4)0.1812.1 (9.5)15.6 (12)0.22
Insulin regimen (at first visit)0.990.99
 CSII40 (62%)17 (63%)16 (62%)24 (63%)
 MDI24 (38%)10 (37%)10 (38%)14 (37%)
Tests per day (at first visit)5.1 (2.2)5.6 (2.2)0.384.9 (2.2)5.3 (2.2)0.49
A1C (at first visit)8.9 (2.1)8.3 (1.6)0.229 (2.4)8.8 (2)0.69
A1C (at last visit)9.0 (1.8)8.9 (1.8)9.1 (1.8)0.67
  • Numbers are means (SD) for continuous variables and counts (proportions) for categorical variables. *Patients were excluded from the final analysis if they did not complete a final visit (n = 4) or if their final visit was <6 or >18 months from their baseline visit (n = 23).