TABLE 2

Correlation coefficients between measures of exposure to severe hypoglycemia and neuropsychological function (Spearman’s rho)

Performance IQ (WAIS-R)Frontal and executive function (Borkowski)Visual information processing (IT)Psychomolor speed (CRT)Attention and concentration (PASAT)
Lifetime episodes−0.0090.068−0.0680.012−0.129
Frequency of episodes−0.0130.063−0.0480.011−0.085
Episodes requiring glucagon−0.0610.069−0.1210.032−0.038
Episodes requiring medical care−0.0270.044−0.0610.014−0.113
Episodes of coma0.0210.121−0.066−0.044−0.089
Episodes of convulsion−0.0230.008−0.086−0.0800.044
  • All correlations, P > 0.05.