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Table 2 Study sample characteristics, diabetes regimen and co morbidity of depressed patients with diabetes versus non-depressed patients with diabetes.

From: Outpatient costs in pharmaceutically treated diabetes patients with and without a diagnosis of depression in a Dutch primary care setting

Characteristic   Depressed (n = 393) Non-depressed (n = 494)
Mean age Years (SD) 59.1 (14.6) 53.1 (13.5)
Sex % Female (n) 61.1 (240) 59.9 (296)
Private insurance % (n) 10.7 (42) 15.4 (76)
Mental health treatment    
   No mental health treatment % (n) 0 (0) 86.4 (427)
   Antidepressants % (n) 62.1 (244) 7.3 (36)
   Referral to a psychiatric care provider % (n) 11.5 (45) 4.5 (22)
   Antidepressants + referral % (n) 26.5 (104) 1.8 (9)
Diabetes regimen    
   Oral glucose medication % (n) 51.1 (201) 50.6 (250)
   Insulin % (n) 27.2 (107) 30.2 (149)
   Oral glucose medication + insulin % (n) 21.6 (85) 19.2 (95)
Comorbidity    
   0 comorbid conditions % (n) 1.8 (7) 9.9 (49)
   1-2 comorbid conditions % (n) 19.6 (77) 38.7 (191)
   More than 3 comorbid conditions % (n) 78.6 (309) 51.4 (254)