Table 2—

Measurements of glycemic control

Study patientsControl patientsSignificance
Mean glucose ± SD (mg/dl)150 ± 37200 ± 51P < 0.01
Glucose <60 mG/dl (%)3.601.40P = 0.01
Low glucose levels requiring i.v. D-50 (%)2630NS
Glucose >250 mg/dl (%)6.5020.50P < 0.01
Glucose >250 mg/dl (%)6.5020.50P < 0.01
Glucose 80–140 mg/dl (%)43.8022P < 0.01
Glucose 80–180 mg/dl (%)65.1043.10P < 0.01