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Table 3 Changes in diabetes-related perceptions by study arm

From: Testing patient-informed approaches for visually depicting the hemoglobin A1c value to patients with poorly controlled diabetes: a randomized, controlled trial

 ControlWordsGraph
Pre-Post-p-valuePre-Post-p-valuePre-Post-p-value
N=7873 7974 7772 
Low risk for complications (%Yes)47.449.3143.039.20.6632.540.30.38
Low likelihood of shortened life expectancy (%Yes)61.556.20.3355.747.30.18146.854.20.69
Considers diabetes a non-serious problem (%Yes)11.512.3116.58.10.049.113.90.58
Reports currently managing diabetes well (%Yes)57.747.90.2149.435.10.0537.736.11
Has a current diabetes management goal (%Yes)91.097.30.1382.393.20.01390.997.20.13