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Table 2 Virtual trial results of STAR-ULC 1 to 3-,4-,5-, and 6-hourly, forcing the predicted 95th BG percentile ≤ 8.5 mmol/L

From: Risk and reward: extending stochastic glycaemic control intervals to reduce workload

 STAR-ULC-3HSTAR-ULC-4HSTAR-ULC-5HSTAR-ULC-6H
# Episodes681681681681
# GC hours59,20359,39259,61459,845
# BG measures31,20427,19624,76923,387
Workload (meas. per day)1311109
Median BG (mmol/L)6.4 [5.9 7.2]6.5 [6.0 7.3]6.5 [6.0 7.3]6.5 [6.0 7.3]
Median insulin (U/h)3.0 [2.0 4.5]2.5 [1.7 4.0]2.0 [1.5 3.5]2.0 [1.5 3.5]
Median nutrition (%GF)95 [80 100]75 [65 85]70 [60 80]60 [50 75]
%BG in 4.4–8.0 mmol/L84848585
%BG in 4.4–7.0 mmol/L68676767
%BG > 8.0 mmol/L14141414
%BG < 4.4 mmol/L1.61.51.51.5
%BG < 2.2 mmol/L0.020.020.020.04
# Patients ≥ 50%BG in 4.4–7.0 mmol/L (%)497 (73%)486 (71%)481 (71%)481 (71%)
# Patients ≥ 50%BG in 4.4–8.0 mmol/L (%)597 (88%)596 (88%)594 (87%)592 (87%)
# Patients min BG < 2.2 mmol/L (%)11 (1.6%)9 (1.3%)9 (1.3%)15 (2.2%)
  1. Results are based on hourly resampled BG. Median [IQR] is given for per-patient statistics, where appropriate