Risk of Progression to Diabetes Among Older Adults With Prediabetes

JAMA Internal Medicine

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What The Study Did: This observational study compared different measures of prediabetes and the risk of progression to diabetes among adults age 71 to 90.

Authors: Mary R. Rooney, Ph.D., M.P.H., of the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2020.8774)

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