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Table 1 Participants’ characteristics (n = 19)

From: Perspectives of deprived patients on diabetes self-management programmes delivered by the local primary care team: a qualitative study on facilitators and barriers for participation, in France

Participant code Sex Age EPICES score Interview duration (min) Previous DSME Education level Country of origin HbA1c (at the DSME programme start) (mmol/mol – %) Year of T2DM diagnosis
P1 M 79 7.1 44 D35 Low France 57–7.4 1987
P2 M 70 55.03 31 No Low Algeria 50–6.7 1996
P3 M 62 71.6 42 D35 Low France 55–7.2 1985
P4 W 57 65.09 32 No High Burundi 60–7.6 2012
P5 M 58 65.09 29 No Middle France 52–6.9 2012
P6 W 61 56.8 22 No Middle France 49–6.6 2016
P7 W 61 38.46 27 D35/HEC Middle France 64–8 2008
P8 W 75 52.07 34 D35 Middle Serbia 61–7.7 2006
P9 M 67 22.48 43 HEC/Sophia Middle France 60–7.6 1992
P10 M 70 38.46 25 No High DRC 46–6.4 2016
P11 W 55 39.05 26 No Low France 49–6.6 2014
P12 W 48 25.44 23 No Low Haiti 42–6 2015
P13 M 63 56.22 39 No Middle Laos 60–7.6 2015
P14 W 47 100 20 D35/HEC Low DRC 81–9.6 2012
P15 M 54 29 39 HEC Middle Morocco 50–6.7 2017
P16 W 55 55.62 37 No Middle DRC 65–8.1 1985
P17 W 41 53.85 38 No Middle France 109–12.1 2000
P18 M 55 30.18 24 Sophia Middle Suriname 54–7.1 1988
P19 W 65 80.47 21 No Middle France 66–8.2 1998
  1. P Participant, W Woman, M Man, DSME Diabetes Self-Management Education, TD2M Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, D35 (Diabetes 35) = collective DSME sessions by a diabetes education centre in another centre; HEC (Health Examination Centre) = collective DSME sessions organised by a health insurance company in another centre; Sophia: individual DSME sessions by phone organised by a health insurance company; DRC: Democratic Republic of Congo. Education level, low: primary school, middle: secondary and high school, high: higher than high school; HbA1c: usual objective for people with type 2 diabetes is 53 - 7 (mmol/mol - %)