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Table 2 Intermediate outcomes of diabetes care for study participants (N = 295)

From: Assessing health centre systems for guiding improvement in diabetes care

Intermediate outcomes* Mean (95%CI) Proportion (95% CI)
HbA1c level (%) 9.3 (9.0–9.6)  
HbA1c < 8%   26% (21%–31%)
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) 130 (127–133)  
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg) 79 (78–81)  
Blood pressure <140/90 mmHg   54% (48%–59%)
Total cholesterol level (mmol/L) 4.9 (4.7–5.1)  
Total cholesterol <5.5 mmol/L   41% (35%–47%)
  1. * The most recent readings in the past 12 months were used.
  2. † Among patients receiving measurements.
  3. ‡ Patients not receiving measurements were treated conservatively as having outcomes beyond the cut points.
  4. 95% CI was calculated by adjusting for clustering by health centre.