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Table 1 Description of the Sample (n = 326)

From: The association of patient trust and self-care among patients with diabetes mellitus

Age, mean 60 (sd 12.0, range 19–89)
Gender, female 67% (n = 217)
Race, non-white 40% (n = 120)
Insurance, none 25% (n = 82)
Co-morbidities, any (%) 79% (n = 228)
Co-morbidities, mean (%) 1.1 (sd 1.0, range 0–4)
Hemoglobin A1c, mean 7.3% (sd 1.7, range 4.4–14.6)
Physical Health (max 100) 57.0 (sd 29.8)
Mental Health (max 100) 73.5 (sd 21.0)
Number of years with provider/clinic*  
Less than 1 year 13% (n = 44)
1 to 2 years 19% (n = 62)
More than 2 years 58% (n = 190)
Number of visit in last 12 months 3 (sd 1.0)
Patient Trust (max 25) 22 (sd 3, range 11–25)
  1. * Number does not equal 100% due to participant who responded that they did not have a regular source of diabetes care