Table 2.

Incidence of hypoglycemia (per 100 patient-months) among patients with and without CKD and/or diabetes

ParameterGlucose <70 mg/dl (Inclusive)Glucose <70 and ≥60 mg/dlGlucose <60 and ≥50 mg/dlGlucose <50 mg/dl
Total no. of glucose events73,55138,43317,56817,550
Diabetes
    CKD
        no. of events27,93812,57175357832
        adjusted ratea10.72 (10.58 to 10.86)4.84 (4.75 to 4.93)2.88 (2.80 to 2.95)2.99 (2.92 to 3.07)
    No CKD
        no. of events21,291982356825786
        adjusted ratea5.33 (5.25 to 5.40)2.45 (2.40 to 2.50)1.42 (1.38 to 1.46)1.45 (1.42 to 1.49)
No diabetes
    CKD
        no. of events7970518214481340
        adjusted ratea3.46 (3.39 to 3.54)2.26 (2.20 to 2.33)0.63 (0.60 to 0.66)0.58 (0.54 to 0.61)
    No CKD
        no. of events16,35210,85729032592
        adjusted ratea2.23 (2.20 to 2.27)1.48 (1.45 to 1.50)0.36 (0.34 to 0.37)0.36 (0.34 to 0.37)
  • a Adjusted rates (95% confidence interval) are per 100 patient-months, all P < 0.0001. Adjusted for confounders: Race, gender, age, CCI, cancer, diabetes, and CVD.