Mean score of preventive  behaviors
0/86±0/31

Mean score of preventive  behaviors 0/64 ±0/12

 
Age
Mean (SD)
58/41±10/17
  F=6/42   P= 0/03*   F= 1/29   P= 0/28   Statistical test
Sex n (%)   t=0/64   P= 0/52   t= 0/7   P= 0/06   Statistical test
Male 25(35/7)
Female 45(64/3)
duration of diabetes
Mean (SD)
9/3±11/8
  F=9/65   P ≤ 0/001*   F= 1/09   P= 0/37   Statistical test
Education level n (%)          
Uneducated 13(19/7) F=1/27 P= 0/29 F=2/65 P= 0/04* Statistical test
1-5 grade 11(16/7)
Middle 18(27/3)
high-school level 18(27/3)
College 6(9/1)
Type of diabetes n (%) t=0/70 P= 0/92 t= 2/66 P= 0/88 Statistical test
1 21(30)
2 49(70)
*significant relationship
Table 1: Demographic characteristics of patients.