Table 2

Per capita unadjusted mean annual medical expenditures (U.S. $) in 2007 for U.S. youth with ITDM, by DKA and severe hypoglycemia status

Complication statusExpenditures (in U.S. $)
TotalOutpatientInpatientDrug
DKA
    DKA14,562 ± 3285,021 ± 1536,387 ± 2503,154 ± 57
    No DKA8,370 ± 1533,797 ± 63871 ± 1053,703 ± 50
    Excess DKA6,191 ± 391*1,224 ± 164*5,515 ± 272*−548 ± 123*
Severe hypoglycemia
    Severe hypoglycemia14,040 ± 8335,894 ± 2694,295 ± 6383,851 ± 163
    No severe hypoglycemia8,887 ± 1353,815 ± 591,471 ± 933,601 ± 45
    Excess severe hypoglycemia5,153 ± 523*2,079 ± 217*2,824 ± 368*250 ± 163
Youth with zero expenses (%)0.00.083.20.0
  • Data are means ± SE.

  • *P < 0.05.