Table 4 : Multivariate logistic regression analysis of some diabetes
risk subscales adjustable to some patient characteristics or types
of follow-up.


Perception of control over diabetes  

Duration of type 2 diabetes 0.93 (0.003)
Systolic arterial pressure (mmHg, median) 0.97 (0.05)
Type of follow-up (DIAB = reference group)  
GP
C1
C2
0.37 (0.10)
0.29 (0.09)
2.2 (0.27)

Diabetes-related worry  

Age 0.96 (0.048)
LDL-cholesterol (mmol/l, median) 1.5   (0.042)
Type of follow-up (DIAB = reference group)  
GP
C1
C2
0.99 (0.98)
5.73 (0.014)
1.66 (0.24)

Perception of the risk related to the patient’s disease


Duration of type 2 diabetes 1.05 (0.017)
Total number of medications 1.27 (0.054)
Type of follow-up (DIAB = reference group)  
GP
C1
C2
1.68 (0.37)
4.43 (0.02)
1.25 (0.63)

Composite risk perception  

Duration of type 2 diabetes 1.06 (0.005)
Anxiety disorder other than panic disorder 8.83 (0.015)
Type of follow-up (DIAB = reference group)  
GP
C1
C2
1.76 (0.29)
21 (0)
1.72 (0.24)

Gianinazzi et al.Journal of Diabetes Research and Clinical Metabolism  2017 6:1DOI : 10.7243/2050-0866-6-1