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Table 3—

Standardized cost differentials for 1% changes in A1c for 1,694 adults with diabetes over a 3-year period

Patient classificationChanges in A1c levels
Overall*
10 to 9%*9 to 8%*8 to 7%7 to 6%
Diabetes with heart disease and hypertension 2,675 ± 1,164 2,536 ± 1,048 726 ± 953 −1,001 ± 2,000 46,879 ± 2,388 
Diabetes with heart disease 2,078 ± 900 1,970 ± 811 564 ± 745 −778 ± 1,547 36,577 ± 2,410 
Diabetes with hypertension 1,130 ± 498 1,071 ± 449 306 ± 400 −423 ± 849 19,805 ± 859 
Diabetes without heart disease or hypertension 805 ± 353 763 ± 318 218 ± 287 −301 ± 603 14,233 ± 548 
Diabetes with depression 1,818 ± 793 1,723 ± 714 493 ± 643 −680 ± 1,365 31,967 ± 1,961 
Diabetes without depression 1,231 ± 539 1,167 ± 485 334 ± 439 −461 ± 921 21,609 ± 641 
Overall 1,374 ± 599 1,303 ± 539 373 ± 488 −514 ± 1,029  
Patient classificationChanges in A1c levels
Overall*
10 to 9%*9 to 8%*8 to 7%7 to 6%
Diabetes with heart disease and hypertension 2,675 ± 1,164 2,536 ± 1,048 726 ± 953 −1,001 ± 2,000 46,879 ± 2,388 
Diabetes with heart disease 2,078 ± 900 1,970 ± 811 564 ± 745 −778 ± 1,547 36,577 ± 2,410 
Diabetes with hypertension 1,130 ± 498 1,071 ± 449 306 ± 400 −423 ± 849 19,805 ± 859 
Diabetes without heart disease or hypertension 805 ± 353 763 ± 318 218 ± 287 −301 ± 603 14,233 ± 548 
Diabetes with depression 1,818 ± 793 1,723 ± 714 493 ± 643 −680 ± 1,365 31,967 ± 1,961 
Diabetes without depression 1,231 ± 539 1,167 ± 485 334 ± 439 −461 ± 921 21,609 ± 641 
Overall 1,374 ± 599 1,303 ± 539 373 ± 488 −514 ± 1,029  

Data are means ± SE.

*

P < 0.05.

For statistical comparison, patients with heart disease and/or hypertension are compared with patients without heart disease or hypertension; patients with depression are compared with patients without depression.

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