Table 7

Free text responses to low blood glucose result

Thematic Codes

Number of Responses


Eat/drink something

248


It doesn't happen/N/A

168


Increase SMBG frequency/retest later

27


Do nothing

18


Response unclear

18


Consult/note in diary to discuss with healthcare professional

9


Exercise

1


Increase starch intake

3


Total

492


* 34 (out of 460) respondents gave more than one response to this question

** The quality check revealed a 3.4% discrepancy between the two analysts. Differeneces were resolved by consensus

Barnard et al. BMC Research Notes 2010 3:318   doi:10.1186/1756-0500-3-318

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