Diabetic admissions Non-diabetic admissions
Reason for admission Number (%) Mean duration of stay (days) SD Admission FBS (mmol/L) Discharge
FBS (mmol/L)
Number (%) Mean duration of stay (Days) SD
ACS 34 22.66 5.17 2.13 8.45       9.59 17 11.3 4.18 1.42
Diabetes 38 25.33 6.05 4.40 15.96      9.37 - - - -
Infections 24 16 7.04 5.36 11.43 8.67 82 54.7 4.76 3.88
Hypoglycemia 3 2 3.66 2.88 5.6 6.64 - - - -
Other 51 34 7.96 7.94 12.37 8.10 51 34.0 4.71 3.95
Table 2: Mean duration of in-hospital stay and plasma glucose values by disease category.