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Table 4 Blood glucose (BG) control assessment for a subset of patient group 1 (summary of Table 3); evaluation of BG control by computing the average morning BG, the average BG, the hyperglycemic index (HGI), and the glycemic penalty index (GPI) for a subset of patient group 1

From: Glycemic penalty index for adequately assessing and comparing different blood glucose control algorithms

Patient no. Average morning BG (mg/dl) Average BG (mg/dl) HGI (mg/dl) GPI (C Hypo (%) – C Hyper (%))
1 161 143 39 49 (16.2 – 83.8)
11 103 100 4 27 (49.8 – 50.2)
19 97 99 1 5 (39.0 – 61.0)
Mean (SD) 108 (20) 114 (21) 14 (16) 22 (14)
Median (25% to 75% IQR) 104 (98 to 112) 107 (101 to 116) 8 (4 to 17) 18 (12 to 27)
     C Hypo : 21.4 (10.3 to 34.7)
     C Hyper : 78.6 (63.4 to 89.4)