Table 2—

Characteristics of women who died during follow-up

Appropriate insulin usersInsulin restrictors
n1610
Age at death57.7 ± 1144.7 ± 11*
Diabetes duration at death33.2 ± 1226.5 ± 11
Baseline characteristics
    A1C (%)9.4 ± 1.511.1 ± 2.1
    BMI (kg/m2)29 ± 828 ± 7
    Problem Areas in Diabetes Survey48.4 ± 38.683.8 ± 27.6
    Hypoglycemia Fear Survey41.4 ± 24.341.9 ± 24.2
    Self-Care Inventory65.3 ± 17.746 ± 20.1
    Brief Symptom Inventory (depression)58.5 ± 10.658.6 ± 14.5
    Brief Symptom Inventory (anxiety)55.8 ± 11.560.5 ± 11.8
    Brief Symptom Inventory–Global Severity Index56.7 ± 13.462.1 ± 10.1
    Bulimia Test-Revised55 ± 2485 ± 30*
    Eating Disorders Inventory (drive for thinness)3.6 ± 35.9 ± 3
    Eating Disorders Inventory (bulimia)1.5 ± 24.1 ± 4
    Eating Disorders Inventory (body dissatisfaction)9.3 ± 611.6 ± 5
    Eating Disorders Inventory (total score)29.6 ± 19.547.6 ± 24
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * P < 0.01;

  • P < 0.05;

  • trend P = 0.07 (P values associated with Wilcoxon exact tests).