Table 4: Association between SMBG practice and glycaemic control.

SMBG Practice
Yes
n (%)
No
n (%)
P-value OR 95% C.I for OR
Glycemic control
HbA1c
Good 80 (50.3) 36 (40.0) 0.118 1.519 0.900 – 2.565
Poor 79 (49.7) 54 (60.0)
FBG
Abnormal 48 (31.6) 44 (53.7) 0.001 0.399 0.229 – 0.693
Normal 104 (68.4) 38 (46.3)

HbA1c - Glycosylated haemoglobin, FBG - Fasting blood glucose

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