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Table 2 Age and Sex-adjusted rates (events/10,000 person-years) of all-cause mortality and CVD hospitalization by quartile of HbA1c

From: Mortality and cardiovascular disease burden of uncontrolled diabetes in a registry-based cohort: the ESCARVAL-risk study

  Glycated Hemoglobin categories p-value
  < 6
(N = 4304)
6–6.5
(N = 3773)
6.5–7
(N = 3339)
7–7.5
(N = 2399)
> = 7.5
(N = 5325)
Glycated Hemoglobin
 Median (range), mg/dL 5.6 (4.6, 5.9) 5.6 (6, 6.4) 6.7 (6.5, 6.9) 7.2 (7, 7.4) 8.4 (7.5, 12.6)  
 All-cause mortality       
  Cases (person-year) 116 (15,346.42) 80 (12,801.36) 72 (11,233.22) 60 (8174.11) 171 (17,893.89)  
  Rate 72.1 59.6 60.7 68.8 104.8 < 0.001
 CHD hospitalization
  Cases (person-year) 169 (14,979.12) 154 (12,477.02) 155 (10,951.90) 123 (7936.55) 311 (17,329.30)  
  Rate 110.8 122.6 139.0 150.8 185.3 < 0.001
 Stroke hospitalization
  Cases (person-year) 161 (15,025.62) 166 (12,480.03) 126 (11,002.67) 90 (8016.53) 243 (17,442.46)  
  Rate 104.9 128.6 109.1 106.3 150.6 0.004