Performance of A1C for the Classification and Prediction of Diabetes

  title={Performance of A1C for the Classification and Prediction of Diabetes},
  author={Elizabeth Selvin and Michael W. Steffes and Edward W Gregg and Frederick L. Brancati and Josef Coresh},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
OBJECTIVE Although A1C is now recommended to diagnose diabetes, its test performance for diagnosis and prognosis is uncertain. Our objective was to assess the test performance of A1C against single and repeat glucose measurements for diagnosis of prevalent diabetes and for prediction of incident diabetes. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We conducted population-based analyses of 12,485 participants in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study and a subpopulation of 691 participants in… CONTINUE READING
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