Table 1

Median number of comorbid conditions stratified by age, sex and T2DM status (Total n = 445,180)
Sex Age T2DM group (n 43165) T2DM median no. of comorbid conditions [IQR] Non T2DM group (n 402015) Control median no. of comorbid conditions [IQR]
Male
65 - 69 5535 4 [3 – 6] 38606 3 [1 – 4]
70 - 74 6948 4 [3 – 6] 50023 3 [1 – 5]
≥75 10690 5 [3 – 6] 79888 4 [2 – 5]
Female
65 - 69 4610 5 [3 – 6] 52770 3 [1 – 4]
70 - 74 5109 5 [4 – 6] 57726 3 [1 – 5]
≥75 10273 5 [4 – 7] 123002 4 [2 – 6]

O’Shea et al.

O’Shea et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:23   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-23

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