A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese
This trial is active, not recruiting.
|Conditions||diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance (igt), impaired fasting glucose (ifg), glucose intolerance|
|Treatment||observational: no treatment involved|
|Sponsor||Chinese University of Hong Kong|
|Start date||November 2008|
|End date||December 2018|
|Trial size||3000 participants|
|Trial identifier||NCT00787215, ADF-2008-3|
Hypothesis: There is a high rate of glucose intolerance among Hong Kong Chinese.
The investigators plan to screen Hong Kong Chinese from the community with oral glucose tolerance test (OGTT). The subjects will be referred from GP centers in the community and self-referred with public advertisement on this survey.
observational: no treatment involved
Glucose intolerance status by OGTT
time frame: 2 months
Glucose intolerance status predicted by Chinese University Diabetes Risk Score validated by OGTTT
time frame: 2 years
Male or female participants at least 12 years old.
Inclusion Criteria: - Hong Kong Chinese without history of diabetes Exclusion Criteria: - known diabetic patients
|Official title||A Survey on the Rate of Glucose Intolerance in Hong Kong Chinese: Validation of the Chinese University Diabetes Screening Score|
|Principal investigator||Gary Ko, MD|
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