Most Primary Care Physicians Unable to ID Prediabetes Risk Factors

A recent study set out to assess primary care physicians’ (PCPs) knowledge of risk factors that should prompt prediabetes screening, laboratory criteria for diagnosing prediabetes and guidelines for management of prediabetes. Only 6% of PCPs were able to identify 11 prediabetes risk factors that would prompt them to screen patients under the ADA guidelines. Read more

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