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Comparison of three methods for diabetes screening in a rural clinic in Honduras.
Piette JD, Milton EC, Aiello AE, Mendoza-Avelares MO, Herman WH. Comparison of three methods for diabetes screening in a rural clinic in Honduras. Revista Panamericana De Salud Publica = Pan American Journal of Public Health. 2010 Jul 1; 28(1):49-57.
Both the screening equation and POC-A1c are reasonable alternatives to an FPG test for identifying patients with diabetes. Given the barriers to currently recommended screening procedures, these options could have important public health benefits in Latin America.