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Table 6 Stepwise multiple linear regression analysis of specific quality of life of T2DM patients

From: The influence of hypoglycemia on the specific quality of life in type 2 diabetes mellitus: a comparative cross-sectional study of diabetics with and without hypoglycemia in Xi’an, China

Personnel sorts Independent variable Specificity quality of life Impact on physiology Impact on psychology Impact on social relations Impact on treatment
Diabetics without hypoglycemia Sex − 0.119*   − 0.165** − 0.154**  
21–40 years old − 0.221*** − 0.269*** − 0.165**   
41–60 years old      0.210**
 ≥ 61 years old   0.135*    0.304***
Married      − 0.114*
Divorce or bereavement 0.163** 0.127** 0.161**   
Duration of diabetes ≥ 11 years 0.188*** 0.154** 0.146***   0.189**
Monthly income per capita in family: 3000–5000 yuan − 0.120*   − 0.135*   − 0.130*
Monthly income per capita in family ≥ 5001 yuan − 0.291*** − 0.167*** − 0.288*** − 0.174** − 0.218***
Exercise once or twice a week   0.174**    
Exercise three to five times a week   0.100*    
Exercise every day − 0.167**   − 0.186***   − 0.227***
R2   0.261 0.286 0.222 0.046 0.224
F value   17.360*** 19.682*** 13.994*** 8.398*** 14.179***
Diabetics with hypoglycemia 21–40 years old − 0.337*** − 0.331*** − 0.303***   
41–60 years old      0.261**
 ≥ 61 years old   0.120    0.355***
Junior high school     0.176*  
Senior high school   − 0.128*    
Married − 0.143*   − 0.178**   
Live with children     − 0.199*  
Monthly income per capita in family: 3000–5000 yuan      − 0.219**
Monthly income per capita in family ≥ 5001 yuan − 0.272*** − 0.240*** − 0.246***   − 0.324***
Exercise every day      − 0.159*
Hypoglycemia 3–6 times / 6 months 0.208** 0.178** 0.203**   0.153*
Hypoglycemia occurred more than 6 times / 6 months 0.263*** 0.221** 0.260***   0.304***
R2   0.376 0.409 0.336 0.057 0.378
F value   19.420*** 18.478*** 16.290*** 4.987** 13.825***
  1. *P < 0.05, **P < 0.01, ***P < 0.001