Study compares FPG, A1C tests for screening diabetes

01/17/2013 | PhysiciansBriefing.com

A fasting plasma glucose test fared better than an A1C test in screening for diabetes in patients without diabetes undergoing coronary angiography, a study in Diabetes Care indicated. Researchers also examined a screening algorithm that showed a 74.4% sensitivity and 100% specificity.

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