Table 2—

Percentage of enrollees hospitalized in 2001 across 2000 antihyperglycemic adherence score increments (n = 900)

2000 adherence scores (MPR %)*
10099 to 8079 to 6059 to 40<40
n2204211656727
2001 hospitalization4.15.210.311.914.8
  • Data are percentages.

  • *

    * Adherence scores are defined by the MPR in percentages;

  • hospitalization due to diabetes or cardiovascular causes: χ2 = 10.40; P = 0.01.