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Table 3 Information on insulin administration and self-monitoring of blood glucose in insulin-users (n=30)

From: Documented diabetes care among older people receiving home care services: a cross‐sectional study

Variable n (%)
Responsible for insulin administration  
 Person with diabetes 10 (33)
 Home nursing staff 14 (47)
 Unclear/ no information 6 (20)
Insulin regimen:  
 Yes 26 (87)
 No 4 (13)
Goal for HbA1c value:  
 Yes 2 (7)
 No 28 (93)
Routine for measuring HbA1c:  
 Yes 3 (10)
 No 27 (90)
HbA1c value:  
 Yes 19 (63)
 No 11 (37)
Routine for self-monitoring of blood glucose:  
 Yes 21 (70)
 No 9 (30)
Values from self-monitoring of blood glucose:  
 Yes 28 (93)
 No 2 (7)
Who performs self-monitoring of blood glucose?  
 Person with diabetes 9 (30)
 Home nursing staff 16 (53)
 Unclear/ lacking 5 (17)