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Table 2

BMI, HBA1c, and IS scores associated with the presence of individual DEB in participants with type 1 diabetes*

DEBBMI (kg/m2)P valueHbA1c (%)P valueIS scoreP value
Insulin restriction#       
 Yes 24.3 ± 4.9 0.03 10.5 <0.01 5.4 ± 2.0 <0.01 
 No 23.7 ± 5.0  8.9  7.0 ± 2.5  
Skipping meals##       
 Yes 25.5 ± 5.4 <0.01 9.5 <0.01 5.9 ± 2.3 <0.01 
 No 22.9 ± 4.5  9.1  7.2 ± 2.5  
Binge eating###       
 Yes 24.5 ± 5.1 <0.01 9.6 <0.01 6.1 ± 2.3 <0.01 
 No 23.1 ± 4.8  8.8  7.3 ± 2.5  
Self-induced vomiting####       
 Yes 25.7 ± 5.4 0.04 10.2 <0.01 5.0 ± 2.0 <0.01 
 No 23.8 ± 5.0  9.2  6.8 ± 2.5  
DEBBMI (kg/m2)P valueHbA1c (%)P valueIS scoreP value
Insulin restriction#       
 Yes 24.3 ± 4.9 0.03 10.5 <0.01 5.4 ± 2.0 <0.01 
 No 23.7 ± 5.0  8.9  7.0 ± 2.5  
Skipping meals##       
 Yes 25.5 ± 5.4 <0.01 9.5 <0.01 5.9 ± 2.3 <0.01 
 No 22.9 ± 4.5  9.1  7.2 ± 2.5  
Binge eating###       
 Yes 24.5 ± 5.1 <0.01 9.6 <0.01 6.1 ± 2.3 <0.01 
 No 23.1 ± 4.8  8.8  7.3 ± 2.5  
Self-induced vomiting####       
 Yes 25.7 ± 5.4 0.04 10.2 <0.01 5.0 ± 2.0 <0.01 
 No 23.8 ± 5.0  9.2  6.8 ± 2.5  

*Significant differences were not found in reported behaviors of participants with type 2 diabetes.

#Behavior derived from the survey question regarding insulin restriction: “I take less insulin than I should.”

##Behavior derived from the survey question regarding skipping meals: “I skip meals and/or snacks.”

###Behavior derived from the survey question regarding binge eating: “I alternate between eating very little and eating huge amounts.”

####Behavior derived from the survey question regarding self-induced vomiting: “I make myself vomit.”

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