Screening for type 2 diabetes in a multiethnic setting using known risk factors to identify those at high risk: a cross-sectional study

@inproceedings{Gray2010ScreeningFT,
  title={Screening for type 2 diabetes in a multiethnic setting using known risk factors to identify those at high risk: a cross-sectional study},
  author={L J Gray and Jennifer Ruth Tringham and Melanie J Davies and David R Webb and Janet Jarvis and Timothy C Skinner and Azhar M Farooqi and Kamlesh Khunti},
  booktitle={Vascular health and risk management},
  year={2010}
}
INTRODUCTION Screening enables the identification of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) during its asymptomatic stage and therefore allows early intervention which may lead to fewer complications and improve outcomes. A targeted screening program was carried out in a United Kingdom (UK) multiethnic population to identify those with abnormal glucose tolerance. METHODS A sample of individuals aged 25-75 years (40-75 white European) with at least one risk factor for T2DM were invited for screening… CONTINUE READING

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