TAG-IT helps screen adults for prediabetes

11/12/2008 | Medscape (free registration)

Research on 4,045 nondiabetic adults shows the Tool to Assess Likelihood of Fasting Glucose ImpairmenT, or TAG-IT, is a valid screen for prediabetes in patients of varying ethnic backgrounds. Researchers say the test is an improvement over using BMI alone or using a list of risk factors.

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