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Table 4 Patient Self-Reported Barriers to Better Control of Their Diabetes

From: Identification of population characteristics through implementation of the Comprehensive Diabetic Retinopathy Program

  Within the Subsample: risk score > 2
n = 240 (patients who answered)
Barriers a n %
It’s just not working 113 47.08
No barriers 67 27.92
Depression/anxiety 19 7.92
Forgetting medication 18 7.50
Cost of supplies 5 2.08
Transportation 5 2.08
To get supplies 5 2.08
Getting an appointment 4 1.67
Medication cost 2 0.83
To get medications 2 0.83
  1. a Patients were allowed to specify more than 1 barrier