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Table 2 Baseline characteristics for TB-patients stratified by DM status

From: The prevalence of diabetes among tuberculosis patients in Denmark

Patients Known DM (n = 96) No known DM (n = 1816) p-value
  n % n %  
Age, median (IQR) 57.0 (47;70)   44.0 (32; 54)   < 0.01
Sex      
 Male 65 67.7 1125 61.9 0.31
Socio-economic factors
 Homeless 4 4.2 194 10.7 < 0.01
 Prison 0 0 34 1.9 0.24
 Alcohol use 19 19.8 671 36.9 < 0.01
 Narcotics use 7 7.3 155 8.5 0.81
 Cannabis use 5 5.2 357 19.7 < 0.01
 Tobacco use 41 42.7 1074 59.1 < 0.01
Country or region of origin
 Denmark 41 42.7 627 34.5 0.13
 Africa 16 16.7 224 12.3 0.28
 Europe 15 15.6 180 9.9 0.10
 Asia 24 25.0 428 23.6 0.84
 Greenland 0 0.0 346 19.1 < 0.01
 North or South America 0
0
0.0
0.0
5
6
0.3
0.3
1
1
Type of TB      
 Pulmonary TB 74 77.1 1420 78.2 0.90
 Extrapulmonary TB 22 22.9 396 21.8 0.90
 TB > 1 site 10 10.4 97 5.3 0.06
Outcome      
 Mortality 17 17.7 124 6.8 < 0.01