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Table 3 Patient baseline data

From: Shared decision making and patient-centeredness for patients with poorly controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus in primary care—results of the cluster-randomised controlled DEBATE trial

  Intervention Control Total
N % N % N %
Number of patients 435 52.2 398 47.8 833 100.0
Sex
  Male 241 55.4 212 53.3 453 54.4
  Female 194 44.6 186 46.7 380 45.6
Age (median) 65.9   65.8   65.9  
Marital statusa
  Single 46 10.6 41 10.3 87 10.5
  Married 273 62.8 229 57.7 502 60.3
  Divorced 30 6.9 52 13.1 82 9.9
  Widowed 86 19.8 75 18.9 161 19.4
Living with a partnerb
  Yes 291 67.1 252 63.6 543 65.4
  No 143 32.9 144 36.4 287 34.6
Year of diagnosis (mean) 12.4   10.8   11.6  
  1. a One missing value
  2. b Three missing values