Table 2—

Multivariate Cox regression models relating glycemia to microvascular complications

VariableNephropathyP valueRetinopathyP value
Model 1
    MBG (AUC)1.03 (0.96–1.11)0.421.15 (1.06–1.25)<0.0001
    SD MBG (AUC)0.96 (0.82–1.11)0.570.97 (0.81–1.16)0.72
    SD (within day)1.01 (0.99–1.03)0.321.02 (0.99–1.04)0.18
Model 2
    Preprandial1.08 (0.94–1.24)0.281.11 (0.95–1.30)0.18
    Postprandial0.99 (0.89–1.12)0.831.08 (0.94–1.24)0.31
  • Data are HR (95% CI). Both models adjusted for baseline covariates. MBG (AUC), AUC of seven-point blood glucose profile (mmol/l); SD MBG (AUC), SD of between-visit AUC; SD (within-day), SD of glucose profile.