Table 2

Stratified analysis of the relationship between glucose monitoring and HBV infection stratified by diabetes

People without diabetesPatients with diabetes
n408408
Number of HBsAg-positive (%)8 (2.0)17 (4.2)
Blood glucose monitoring at homeMedian (P25, P75)1 (1, 1)4 (1, 6)
Mean rank in people with HBsAg+273.1267.7
Mean rank in people with HBsAg−203.1201.8
Z−2.7−2.3
P value0.010.02
Blood glucose monitoring in hospitalMedian (P25, P75)1 (1, 2)3 (2, 4)
Mean rank in people with HBsAg+261.3152.9
Mean rank in people with HBsAg−203.4206.7
Z−1.5−1.9
P value0.130.06
  • HBsAg, hepatitis B surface antigen; HBV, hepatitis B virus.