Screenings miss half of diabetic, prediabetic patients

Screening patients for diabetes based solely on their age and weight — a recommendation from a leading medical expert group — could miss more than half of high-risk patients, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study of a nationwide sample.

Screening patients for diabetes based solely on their age and weight — a recommendation from a leading medical expert group — could miss more than half of high-risk patients, according to a new Northwestern Medicine study of a nationwide sample.

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Screenings miss half of diabetic, prediabetic patients