Hemoglobin A1c values are affected by hemoglobin level and gender in non‐anemic Koreans

@inproceedings{Bae2014HemoglobinAV,
  title={Hemoglobin A1c values are affected by hemoglobin level and gender in non‐anemic Koreans},
  author={Ji Cheol Bae and Sunghwan Suh and Sang‐Man Jin and Se Won Kim and Kyu Yeon Hur and Jae Hyeon Kim and Yong‐ki Min and Myung‐shik Lee and Moon Kyu Lee and Won Seon Jeon and Won Young Lee and Kwang‐Won Kim},
  booktitle={Journal of diabetes investigation},
  year={2014}
}
AIMS/INTRODUCTION To evaluate whether hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) levels are affected by hemoglobin level and gender. MATERIALS AND METHODS A cross-sectional analysis was carried out in a sample of 87,284 non-diabetic Koreans without anemia who participated in comprehensive health check-ups between January and December 2009 at the Kangbuk Samsung Hospital Total Healthcare Center in Seoul, Korea. We categorized men and women separately according to fasting plasma glucose and hemoglobin level to… CONTINUE READING