TABLE 1

Participant Demographics

Completers (n = 22)Noncompleters (n = 8)
Age, years15.3 ± 1.615.5 ± 1.6
Duration of diabetes, years7.0 ± 3.56.6 ± 3.2
Baseline A1C, %10.3 ± 2.09.2 ± 1.25
Sex
 Male8 (36.4)2 (25)
 Female14 (63.6)6 (75)
Ethnicity
 Chinese11 (50)3 (37.5)
 Malay5 (22.7)1 (12.5)
 Indian4 (18.2)2 (25)
 Others (Eurasian, mixed)2 (9.1)2 (25)
Education stream
 Normal academic/technical (skill-based)10 (45.4)4 (50)
 Express (college preparatory)11 (50)3 (37.5)
 International boarding school1 (4.5)1 (12.5)
Prior FGM user
 Yes15 (68.2)3 (37.5)
 No7 (31.8)5 (62.5)
  • Data are mean ± SD or n (%).