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Table 3 Management of diabetes for women with T2D in reproductive age and non-reproductive age group

From: Poor glycemic control in younger women attending Malaysian public primary care clinics: findings from adults diabetes control and management registry

  Reproductivean (%) Non-reproductivebn (%) P-value
Treatment of diabetes (n= 29871)    0.107
  Diet only 90 (1.4) 277 (1.2)  
  Oral ADA only 5559 (85.4) 20093 (86.0)  
  Insulin only 173 (2.6) 518 (2.2)  
  Both oral and insulin 687 (10.6) 2474 (10.6)  
Anti-hypertensive (n= 21953)    <0.001
  1 2099 (58.6) 7971 (43.4)  
  2 1053 (29.4) 6516 (35.5)  
  >2 431 (12.0) 3883 (21.1)  
Lipid lowering agent (n=15620)    <0.001
  Statin only 2448 (89.3) 11857 (92.1)  
  Fibrate only 259 (9.4) 901 (7.0)  
  Others# 34 (1.3) 121 (0.9)  
Self monitoring blood glucose (n= 11756)    0.485
  Yes 248 (9.6) 928 (10.1)  
  No 2325 (90.4) 8255 (89.9)  
  1. a women aged 18 to 49 years, b women aged 50 and above, # Refer to any combination of statin, fibrate and others, ADA = anti-diabetic agents.