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Table 2 Frequency and severity of hypoglycemia episodes

From: Health-related quality of life and utility values associated to hypoglycemia in patients with type 1 diabetes mellitus treated in the Brazilian Public Health System: a multicenter study

Frequency (%) Hypoglycemiaa Nocturnal Severe
N = 214 (96.8%) N = 150 (68.1%) N = 77 (34.8%)
Daily 27 (12.6%) 5 (3.3%) 2 (2.6%)
Weekly 104 (48.6%) 53 (35.3%) 18 (23.4%)
Monthly 67 (31.3%) 56 (37.3%) 19 (24.7%)
Once (last 3 months) 16 (7.5%) 36 (24%) 38 (49.3%)
  1. aAny symptomatic hypoglycemia excluding nocturnal or severe episode