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Table 3 Self-reported causes of inpatient admissions and outpatient visits

From: Use of medical services and medicines attributable to type 2 diabetes care in Yaoundé, Cameroon: a cross-sectional study

Reason Inpatient admissions Hospital outpatient visits
People with T2D
n (%)
People with T2D
n (%)
People without diabetes
n (%)
Diabetes 24 (53.3) 455 (91.5) 0 (0)
Lung diseases 5 (11.1) 0 (0) 2 (3.3)
Heart diseases 3 (6.7) 6 (1.2) 9 (14.7)
Eyes diseases 1 (2.2) 7 (1.4) 3 (0.6)
Kidney diseases 0 (0) 3 (0.6) 1 (1.6)
Trauma 0 (0) 1 (0.2) 0 (0)
Other 12 (26.7) 7 (1.4) 46 (75.4)