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Table 1 Demographic data and baseline measurements recorded at the initial clinic visit

From: Optimizing Medical Management in Patients with Sight-Threatening Diabetic Retinopathy

Parameter recorded Type 1 diabetes (n = 10 patients) Type 2 diabetes (n = 22 patients) All patients (n = 32)
Age (median/IQR/range) 38/18/30–67 61/13/46–81 56/49–64/30–81
Male sex 8 (80%) 15 (68%) 23 (72%)
HbA1c (mmol/L) 83 ± 17 (60–114) 79 ± 22 (39–125) 80 ± 21 (39–125)
  Target met 0 (0%) 2 (9%) 2 (6%)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 131 ± 24 (80–160) 145 ± 25 (105–196) 141 ± 25 (80–196)
  Target met 5 (50%) 6 (27%) 11 (34%)
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 82 ± 13 (51–97) 80 ± 12 (58–105) 81 ± 12 (51–105)
  Target met 5 (50%) 13 (59%) 18 (56%)
Total cholesterol (mmol/L) 4.6 ± 1 (3.2–6.3) 3.8 ± 1.6 (2.5–7.5) 4.1 ± 1.4 (2.5–7.5)
  Target met 3 (30%) 11 (50%) 14 (44%)
Triglycerides (mmol/L) 1.5 ± 0.4 (1.1–2.2) 1.7 ± 1 (0.5–3.8) 1.6 ± 0.9 (0.5–3.8)
  Target met 7 (70%) 8 (36%) 15 (47%)
Low-density lipoprotein (mmol/L) 2.4 ± 0.9 (1–3.8) 1.7 ± 1.1 (0.7–4.6) 1.9 ± 1 (0.7–4.6)
  Target met 2 (20%) 10 (45%) 12 (38%)
  1. IQR Interquartile range, HbA1c Glycated hemoglobin
  2. Unless indicated otherwise, values in table are given as the mean ± standard deviation with the range in parenthesis or as a number with the percentage in parenthesis