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Table 2 Subgroup analysis of reduction in HbA1c

From: Mobile health in the management of type 1 diabetes: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Subgroups Studies (n) Effect size (%) I2 (%) P value for heterogeneity in subgroups
Age
 Teenagers 4 -0.05[-0.43,0.33] 0 0.84
 Adult 4 -0.29[-0.47,-0.11] 48 0.12
Intervention ways
 Text-message 3 -0.20[-0.73,0.32] 0 0.94
 Mobile application 5 -0.25[-0.42,-0.08] 49 0.10
Duration of intervention
 <6 months 3 -0.01[-0.44,0.41] 0 0.70
 >=6 month 5 -0.29[-0.46,-0.11] 32 0.21
  1. Table 2 describes the results of a combination of subgroup analyses