Glycated Hemoglobin Predicts All-Cause, Cardiovascular, and Cancer Mortality in People Without a History of Diabetes Undergoing Coronary Angiography

@inproceedings{Silbernagel2011GlycatedHP,
  title={Glycated Hemoglobin Predicts All-Cause, Cardiovascular, and Cancer Mortality in People Without a History of Diabetes Undergoing Coronary Angiography},
  author={Guenther Silbernagel and Tanja B. Grammer and Bernhard Rudolf Winkelmann and B O Boehm and Winfried Maerz},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2011}
}
OBJECTIVE Glycated hemoglobin has been suggested to be superior to fasting glucose for the prediction of vascular disease and death from any cause. The aim of the present work was to analyze and compare the predictive value of glycated hemoglobin and fasting glucose on all-cause and cause-specific mortality in subjects who underwent coronary angiography. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We studied 2,686 participants of the Ludwigshafen Risk and Cardiovascular health study without a history of… CONTINUE READING
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