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Table 1 Prevalence (%) and process measures performed (%) by gender, SER, immigration, ethnicity and SVHI

From: Disparities in diabetes care: role of the patient's socio-demographic characteristics

Variable Prevalence P Value HbA1C Testing P Value LDL Testing P Value Optimal F/U P Value
Gender         
Males 8.4   85.0   84.3   23.7  
Females 6.2 < 0.001 86.3 < 0.001 85.2 < 0.001 24.7 0.002
SER         
1-5 9.0   86.2   84.2   26.5  
6-10 8.8   86.2   84.9   24.5  
11-15 7.7   85.7   85.2   23.5  
16-20 6.2 < 0.001 85.1 < 0.001 84.7 < 0.001 24.9 < 0.001
Ethnicity         
Arabs 8.2   86.3   83.5   21.2  
Non Arabs 7.1 < 0.001 85.6 0.276 84.8 0.049 24.4 < 0.001
Immigration         
Immigrants 10.1   87.5   86.7   24.3  
Veterans 6.7 < 0.001 85.0 < 0.001 84.7 < 0.001 24.1 0.580
SVHI         
Owners 7.3   86.3   85.3   24.6  
Non Owners 6.8 < 0.001 80.8 < 0.001 80.4 < 0.001 20.3 < 0.001