Table 1

Subject characteristics, transplant history, diabetes medications, and causes of death

Non-CF (younger)Non-CF (older)CF-no DMCFRD
N20201718
Age (years)13.1 ± 6.828.0 ± 5.5*#13.9 ± 8.328.6 ± 9.0*#
Sex (female/male)12/89/1112/510/8
BMI (kg/m2)19.8 ± 7.022.6 ± 5.5#16.5 ± 3.921.7 ± 3.3#
Diabetes duration (years) (n = 17)4.80 ± 5.16
HbA1c (%) (n = 11)7.25 ± 1.67
Lung transplant (yes/no/unknown)0/19/00/20/04/13/010/6/2
Other transplant 1 (heart)000
Diabetes medications
 Oral agent1
 Insulin16
 Unknown2
Steroid use (yes/no/unknown)4/13/30/15/54/13/011/5/2
Pancreatic enzyme supplementation (yes/no/unknown)16/0/116/0/2
Cause of death
 Respiratory551414
 Cardiovascular442
 CNS36
 Infection43
 Malignancy2
 Multiorgan failure123
 Unknown11
  • Data are means ± SD or n. CNS, central nervous system.

  • *P < 0.05 vs. non-CF (younger).

  • #P < 0.05 vs. CF-no DM.