A comparison of three different diabetes screening methods among dental patients in Turkey


Akyil R. C. , MİLOĞLU Ö., Olgun N., Bayrakdar I. S.

PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.30, ss.65-69, 2014 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 30 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2014
  • Doi Numarası: 10.12669/pjms.301.4238
  • Dergi Adı: PAKISTAN JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.65-69

Özet

Objective: This study was conducted to describe the frequency of diabetes in dental patients, and to compare three different screening methods: the random finger plasma glucose (RFPG) test, the Finnish diabetes risk score (FINDRISC) survey and a special clinical guideline developed for dental patients.