Table 3

Blood sugar and blood pressure control in association with adherence to lifestyle measures.

Controlled n (%)Uncontrolled n (%)P-value
All patients with hypertension (including patients with hypertension only and patients with hypertension and type 2 diabetes) n = 233
Patients on diet (n = 137)59 (43.1)78 (56.9)0.096
Patients on no diet (n = 96)31 (32.3)65 (67.7)
Patients exercising (n = 82)53 (64.6)29 (35.4)0.182
Patients not exercising (n = 151)84 (55.6)67 (44.4)
All patients with type 2 diabetes (including patients with type 2 diabetes only and patients with type 2 diabetes and hypertension) n = 215
Patients on diet (n = 75)40 (53.3)35 (46.7)0.001
Patients on no diet (n = 140)27 (19.3)113 (80.7)
Patient exercising (n = 67)32 (47.8)35 (52.2)0.006
Patient not exercising (n = 148)42 (28.4)106 (71.6)