Distribution of HbA(1c) levels for children and young adults in the U.S.: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.

@article{Saaddine2002DistributionOH,
  title={Distribution of HbA(1c) levels for children and young adults in the U.S.: Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey.},
  author={Jinan B. Saaddine and Anne Fagot-Campagna and Deborah B. Rolka and K. M. Venkat Narayan and Linda S Geiss and Mark S. Eberhardt and Katherine M Flegal},
  journal={Diabetes care},
  year={2002},
  volume={25 8},
  pages={
          1326-30
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the distribution of HbA(1c) levels among children and young adults in the U.S. and to evaluate the effects of age, sex, race/ethnicity, socioeconomic status, parental history of diabetes, overweight, and serum glucose on HbA(1c) levels. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We analyzed HbA(1c) data from the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994, for 7,968 participants aged 5-24 years who had not been treated for diabetes. After adjusting for the complex… CONTINUE READING
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