Prediction of incident diabetes mellitus in middle-aged adults: the Framingham Offspring Study.

  title={Prediction of incident diabetes mellitus in middle-aged adults: the Framingham Offspring Study.},
  author={Peter W. F. Wilson and James B. Meigs and Lisa Sullivan and Caroline Fox and David Matthew Nathan and Ralph B. D'Agostino},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  volume={167 10},
BACKGROUND Prediction rules for type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) have been developed, but we lack consensus for the most effective approach. METHODS We estimated the 7-year risk of T2DM in middle-aged participants who had an oral glucose tolerance test at baseline. There were 160 cases of new T2DM, and regression models were used to predict new T2DM, starting with characteristics known to the subject (personal model, ie, age, sex, parental history of diabetes, and body mass index [calculated… CONTINUE READING
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