Table 2—

Parameters related to glycemic control

Experimental group
Control group
Baseline3 months6 monthsBaseline3 months6 months
A1C (%)9.32 ± 1.128.86 ± 1.10*9.41 ± 1.168.93 ± 1.048.67 ± 1.178.78 ± 1.17
Number of missed meal boluses per week (7 days)4.9 ± 3.72.5 ± 2.5*3.3 ± 3.6*4.3 ± 2.74.2 ± 3.93.6 ± 3.5
SMBG (% in range)31.8 ± 15.135.4 ± 11.330.4 ± 10.631.0 ± 11.134.4 ± 11.634.0 ± 11.7
Mean difference in physician and subject estimates of missed boluses per week1.29 ± 3.440.348 ± 4.571.05 ± 4.08*0.667 ± 2.511.79 ± 3.24−0.167 ± 3.99*
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * P < 0.05 for within-group difference from baseline.

  • P < 0.05 for preplanned contrast at 6 months.