Table 2—

Baseline clinical characteristics*

Basal bolusSSI
n6565
Age (years)56 ± 1356 ± 11
Race (white/black/Hispanic)4/43/183/48/14
Sex (male/female)42/2321/44
BMI (kg/m2)32 ± 832 ± 9
Length of hospital stay (days)5.2 ± 65.1 ± 4
White blood cell ×1069.6 ± 48.7 ± 4
Hemoglobin (g)13 ± 212.6 ± 2
Creatinine (mg/dl)1.0 ± 0.51.1 ± 0.5
A1C (%)8.9 ± 28.7 ± 2.5
Admission blood glucose (mg/dl)229 ± 71225 ± 60
Mean blood glucose during hospital stay (mg/dl)166 ± 32193 ± 54*
Mean fasting blood glucose (mg/dl)147 ± 36165 ± 41
Mean random blood glucose (mg/dl)164 ± 35188 ± 45*
  • Data are means ± SD unless otherwise indicated.

  • *

    * P < 0.001.

  • P < 0.01.