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Table 1 Characteristics of Study Participants

From: Qualitative analysis of reasons for hospitalization for severe hypoglycemia among older adults with diabetes

  N = 17
Age, mean (SD) 78.9 (9.3)
Sex
 % Female 76.5%
Race
 % White 35.3%
 % African American 64.7%
Marital Status
 % Married/Partnered 17.6%
 % Divorced/Separated 17.6%
 % Widowed 52.9%
 % Never Married 0.1%
 % Unknown 0.1%
 Number of Chronic Conditions, mean (SD) 13.3 (6.0)
 % with Chronic Kidney Disease 41.2%
 % with Heart Failure 52.9%
 % with ≥5 Chronic Conditions 76.5%
Type of Diabetes Regimen
 % Insulin 64.7%
 % Insulin + Sulfonylurea 17.6%
 % Sulfonylurea 17.6%