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Table 3—

Regression analysis of delay in initiating insulin treatment

VariablePhysicians
Nurses
Unstandardized coefficientStandardized coefficientUnstandardized coefficientStandardized coefficient
Australia −0.498* −0.084 −0.504 −0.080 
France −0.604* −0.102 −0.118 −0.019 
Germany −0.476* −0.080 −0.322 −0.052 
India 0.009§ 0.002 0.455 0.072 
Japan −0.208 −0.034 −0.247 −0.037 
Netherlands −0.776* −0.131 −0.157 −0.026 
Poland −1.037* −0.174 −0.015§ 0.002 
Scandinavia −1.097* −0.181 −1.050* −0.169 
Spain −0.296 −0.050 −0.137§ −0.021 
U.K. −0.489* −0.082 −0.562 −0.092 
Population density 0.036 0.024 −0.034§ −0.022 
Age 0.004 0.021 −0.001 −0.004 
Sex 0.022 0.006 −0.075 −0.009 
Percent with type 2 diabetes 0.074 0.008 −0.503 −0.056 
Years of practice 0.000 −0.002 0.001 0.005 
Specialist −0.372* −0.091 −0.258 −0.072 
Opinion leader −0.518* −0.084 −0.325 −0.047 
Medication adherence 0.140 0.045 NS NS 
Appointment adherence NS NS 0.133 0.042 
Delay oral medication 0.475* 0.476 0.626* 0.602 
Insulin efficacy −0.143* −0.133 −0.110* −0.093 
Model R2  0.335  0.535 
VariablePhysicians
Nurses
Unstandardized coefficientStandardized coefficientUnstandardized coefficientStandardized coefficient
Australia −0.498* −0.084 −0.504 −0.080 
France −0.604* −0.102 −0.118 −0.019 
Germany −0.476* −0.080 −0.322 −0.052 
India 0.009§ 0.002 0.455 0.072 
Japan −0.208 −0.034 −0.247 −0.037 
Netherlands −0.776* −0.131 −0.157 −0.026 
Poland −1.037* −0.174 −0.015§ 0.002 
Scandinavia −1.097* −0.181 −1.050* −0.169 
Spain −0.296 −0.050 −0.137§ −0.021 
U.K. −0.489* −0.082 −0.562 −0.092 
Population density 0.036 0.024 −0.034§ −0.022 
Age 0.004 0.021 −0.001 −0.004 
Sex 0.022 0.006 −0.075 −0.009 
Percent with type 2 diabetes 0.074 0.008 −0.503 −0.056 
Years of practice 0.000 −0.002 0.001 0.005 
Specialist −0.372* −0.091 −0.258 −0.072 
Opinion leader −0.518* −0.084 −0.325 −0.047 
Medication adherence 0.140 0.045 NS NS 
Appointment adherence NS NS 0.133 0.042 
Delay oral medication 0.475* 0.476 0.626* 0.602 
Insulin efficacy −0.143* −0.133 −0.110* −0.093 
Model R2  0.335  0.535 

The U.S. is the reference category for countries; country coefficients are interpreted as differences from the U.S. Mean substitution used for missing values.

*

P < 0.001;

P < 0.01;

P < 0.10;

§

P < 0.05 at entry;

P < 0.05. NS, not significant.

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