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Research Article

Social Support Groups in the Maintenance of Glycemic Control after Community-Based Intervention

Table 3

Mean change in behavioral and biological measures from to by group.

VariableSSG
()
Control
()

Weight (kg)0.19 2.280.64 2.78
BMI (kg/m2)0.11 0.760.20 1.07
HbA1c (%) 0.35 1.11−0.04 1.12
Cholesterol (mg/dL)5.33 26.623.00 30.93
LDL cholesterol (mg/dL)12.75 29.8014.75 22.30
HDL cholesterol (mg/dL)0.47 6.66−2.60 11.01
Triglycerides (mg/dL)−17.72 174.9−52.27 139.14
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg) −8.36 16.22−6.25 17.93
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)−3.02 11.45−3.92 14.65
Diabetes care profile score −0.24 0.55−0.12 0.80
Problem areas in diabetes score2.50 9.71−0.31 14.61
Summary of diabetes self-care activities1.41 3.492.27 6.62

Data shown as mean change SD. Significance in change is tested by paired -test and denoted by and .

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