Prevalence of undiagnosed Type 2 diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in older British men and women.
AIM: To estimate the prevalence of undiagnosed diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in older British men and women, using the 1999 World Health Organization (WHO) thresholds based on fasting glucose measurements. METHODS: Participants in the British Regional Heart Study and the British Women's Heart and Health Study were selected from one socially representative general practice in 24 British towns. Included in this analysis were 3736 men and 3642 women aged 60-79 years (predominantly white)...Expand abstract
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