The Canadian Diabetes Association has become Diabetes Canada*
Measure Fasting Plasma Glucose (FPG) and/or A1C and enter test results:
According to the list below, how many risk factors does the patient have?
Measure 75g Oral Glucose Tolerance Test (OGTT) and enter test results:
Rescreen as recommended, every 3 years.
Review Clinical Practice Guidelines' Chapter 4: Screening for Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes for more detailed information.
Conditions that lead to misleading A1C include: hemoglobinopathies, hemolytic anemia, iron deficiency, severe renal or liver disease. Link to Table 1, Monitoring for Glycemic Control.
Click here to view the Canadian Diabetes Risk Questionnaire (CANRISK) (printable and downloadable version)
Click here to view the Canadian Diabetes Risk Questionnaire (CANRISK) interactive online questionnaire
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