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Table 4 Factors associated with poor glycemic control (HbA1c ≥6.5%) among reproductive age women with T2D

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

  OR 95% CI P - value
Race    0.001
  Chinese ref   
  Malay 1.600 1.152, 2.223 0.005
  Indian 1.936 1.320, 2.839 0.001
  Others 0.756 0.346, 1.652 0.483
Duration of DM    <0.001
  <5 years ref   
  5 – 10 years 1.567 1.250, 1.965 <0.001
  >10 years 4.017 1.928, 8.369 <0.001
Treatment of diabetes    <0.001
  Diet only ref   
  Oral anti-diabetic agents only 8.103 3.777, 17.382 <0.001
  Insulin only 18.891 5.774, 61.808 <0.001
  Both oral and insulin 46.202 17.204,124.007 <0.001
Total cholesterol    
  Not achieved 1.291 1.040, 1.603 0.020
  Achieved ref   
Triglyceride status    
  Not achieved 1.788 1.453, 2.199 <0.001
  Achieved ref   
  1. Control for race, BMI, blood pressure status, duration of diabetes, management, concomitant co-morbidity, total cholesterol, triglyceride status.