TABLE 4.

ITBS/ITED Current Performance Based on Metabolic Control: Children With Diabetes and Siblings

Number of PairsChildren With DiabetesSiblingsP Value
MeanStandard DeviationMeanStandard Deviation
Reading
 HbAlc <815115.414.8109.913.4NS
 HbAlc 8–1045111.512.8110.014.3NS
 HbAlc >1026107.413.6104.615.3NS
Math
 HbAlc <816121.810.1116.911.7NS
 HbAlc 8–1044113.714.0109.714.3NS
 HbAlc >1026109.414.7108.415.5NS
Core total
 HbAlc <815119.512.0112.013.0NS
 HbAlc 8–1043114.113.1111.715.1NS
 HbAlc >1025108.814.5105.915.3NS
  • Good metabolic control = mean HbAlc <8 during the last year; average metabolic control = mean HbAlc 8 to 10 during the past year; poor metabolic control = mean HbAlc >10 during the past year. NS indicates not significant.