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Table 2 Quality indicators in type 2 diabetes patient care per type of service

From: Quality indicators in type 2 diabetes patient care: analysis per care-complexity level

  ESF UBS Tertiary health care P
(N = 148) (N = 148) (N = 192)
Nephropathy tests, n (%) 123 (83.1) 128 (86.5) 184 (95.8) < 0.001
Retinopathy tests, n (%) 17 (11.5a) 22 (14.9a) 69 (35.9b) < 0.001
Neuropathy tests, n (%) 13 (8.8a) 15 (10.1a) 113 (58.9b) < 0.001
Nutritional assessment, n (%) 15 (10.1a) 36 (24.3c) 73 (38.0b) < 0.001
Dyslipidemia tests, n (%) 112 (75.7a) 90 (60.8c) 106 (55.2b) < 0.001
Inquiry about tobacco use, n (%) 15 (10.1) 11 (7.4) 13 (6.8) 0.50
  1. Data were shown as n (%)
  2. ESF Estratégia de Saúde da Família (Family Health Strategy), UBS Unidade Básica de Saúde (Basic Health Care Unit)
  3. a,b,cRepresent statistically different proportions