Table 2—

Characteristics of participants

PatientsGeneral practitionersPractice nursesHospital doctorsHospital nurse/dietitianDiabetes team
Invited6,225232220945423
Responded3,890 (62.5)166 (71.6)149 (67.7)59 (62.8)41 (75.9)21 (91.3)
Age (years)65 ± 1547 ± 846 ± 947 ± 843 ± 1146 ± 7
Male1,854/3,661 (50.6)117/162 (72.2)4/130 (3.1)49 (84.5)2 (4.9)4 (19.0)
European3,085/3,890 (79.3)130/158 (82.9)123/132 (93.2)46 (79.3)39 (95.1)17 (81.0)
Maori589/3,890 (15.1)3/158 (1.9)9/132 (6.8)1 (1.7)1 (2.4)2 (9.5)
Other216/3,890 (5.6)25/158 (15.8)0/132 (0)11 (19.0)1 (2.4)2 (9.5)
No barriers (%)30.30.642.66.800
No. of barriers (95% CI)2.15 (2.07–2.23)8.75 (8.13–9.36)4.38 (3.35–5.41)6.69 (5.71–7.68)9.79 (8.89–10.69)11.71 (9.94–13.49)
  • Data are n (%), means ± SD, or n/N (%) unless otherwise indicated.