Evaluation of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score as a screening tool for impaired fasting glucose, impaired glucose tolerance and undetected diabetes.

@article{Tankova2011EvaluationOT,
  title={Evaluation of the Finnish Diabetes Risk Score as a screening tool for impaired fasting glucose, impaired glucose tolerance and undetected diabetes.},
  author={Tsvetalina Tankova and Nevena Chakarova and Iliana Atanassova and Lilia N Dakovska},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2011},
  volume={92 1},
  pages={46-52}
}
AIM To evaluate the performance of FINDRISC as a screening tool for prediabetes - impaired fasting glucose (IFG) and impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and undetected diabetes (UDD) in subjects at risk of developing diabetes. SUBJECTS AND METHODS 2169 subjects with at least one risk factor for diabetes completed the FINDRISC questionnaire and underwent an oral glucose tolerance test. FINDRISC performance was assessed using the area under the receiver operating characteristic curve (AUC-ROC… CONTINUE READING

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