Table 2—

Comparison of type 1 diabetic drivers with and without a recent history of driving mishaps

Diabetes durationMale (%)On pump (%)Patients injecting >two shots a day (%)Talk to physician about driving (%)Blood glucose thresholdSMBG before driving (%)Access to carbohydrate
Crashes20.44524644867.12477
No crashes19.65238685470.140*85
Violations17.85136675765.22275
No violations20.05135675270.4*40*85
Stupor23.05044645765.83087
No stupor20.25031685572.3*4086
Assistance22.05045655369.84083
No assistance20.54833675170.53784
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    * P < 0.05 (two-tailed test).