Table 3—

ORs from multivariable analyses of factors related to hypoglycemia

Risk factors for frequent  hypoglycemia
 GHb (per 2% decrease)1.3 (1.1–1.5)
 Intensive insulin therapy
  At 5 years of age0.6 (0.3–1.2)
  At 15 years of age1.4 (1.0–2.0)
  At 25 years of age3.2 (1.8–5.7)
 SMBG1.5 (1.3–1.7)
Risk factors for severe  hypoglycemia
 GHb (per 2% decrease)1.5 (1.2–2.0)
 Age*
  5 years of age2.2 (1.1–4.5)
  15 years of age5.7 (1.3–24.4)
  25 years of age6.0 (1.4–26.0)
  • Data are OR (95% CI) obtained from generalized estimating equations and robust standard errors.

  • *

    * At 5, 15, and 25 years of age compared with age 0.