April 6, 2010

FTNW: Diabetic Tests Must Be Regulated, Experts Urge

What is glycemic numeracy and are these tha same experts who figure +/- 20% is OK?

Oh and why are policy makers listed before patients?


ScienceDaily (Apr. 5, 2010) — As a benchmark for diagnosing diabetes, the importance of the A1C test must be reevaluated to improve glycemic numeracy of policy makers, patients and providers -- who must make real-world decisions. This is based on a commentary published by Wiley-Blackwell in the Journal of Diabetes.