Hemoglobin A 1c, fasting glucose, and cardiovascular risk in a population with high prevalence of diabetes: The strong heart study Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Blood Glucose
  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Diabetes Mellitus
  • Hemoglobin A, Glycosylated

abstract

  • Individuals with known or newly diagnosed diabetes had increased risk for CVD. Although A1C is more convenient than FPG in diagnosing diabetes, neither test adds to conventional CVD risk factors in predicting CHD or total CVD.

publication date

  • September 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3161283

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.2337/dc11-0329

PubMed ID

  • 21788631

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1952

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 34

number

  • 9