Table 3 —

Mean and median daily insulin doses in three subgroups of pregnant diabetic subjects ranging from good (subgroup 1) to poor (subgroup 3) glycemic control at entry

WeekU · kg–1 · day–1
Subgroup 1
Subgroup 2
Subgroup 3
Subgroups 2 and 3
nMean ± SDMediannMean ± SDMediannMean ± SDMediannMean ± SDMedian
370.57 ± 0.240.4660.85 ± 0.310.7940.76 ± 0.250.70100.81 ± 0.280.76
4140.58 ± 0.240.50150.74 ± 0.250.66120.67 ± 0.220.61270.71 ± 0.240.63
5240.62 ± 0.200.61200.77 ± 0.260.72310.77 ± 0.240.76510.77 ± 0.250.76
6230.67 ± 0.210.70260.79 ± 0.270.73360.80 ± 0.250.81620.79 ± 0.260.79
7220.70 ± 0.210.76270.83 ± 0.260.85370.85 ± 0.270.81640.84 ± 0.260.82
8210.69 ± 0.210.7270.83 ± 0.240.83370.84 ± 0.260.82640.84 ± 0.250.82
9220.69 ± 0.230.64270.82 ± 0.240.80380.85 ± 0.280.82650.84 ± 0.270.82
10220.68 ± 0.240.61270.79 ± 0.250.81400.82 ± 0.280.80670.81 ± 0.260.80
11220.67 ± 0.210.61260.77 ± 0.230.74400.80 ± 0.280.76660.79 ± 0.260.75
12230.66 ± 0.210.63270.75 ± 0.240.72370.82 ± 0.310.76640.79 ± 0.280.73
13180.67 ± 0.240.62230.74 ± 0.240.70280.82 ± 0.290.76510.79 ± 0.270.73
14160.66 ± 0.250.64180.66 ± 0.170.62180.83 ± 0.270.75360.74 ± 0.240.67
15140.58 ± 0.160.57160.70 ± 0.180.65140.82 ± 0.250.73300.76 ± 0.220.69
  • Insulin dose is expressed as units per kilogram per day.