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Table 2 Knowledge for diagnoses criteria and management of prediabetes

From: Survey of knowledge for diagnosing and managing prediabetes in Latin-America: cross-sectional study

 N (%)P value
Correct identification of diabetes laboratory criteria; fasting glucose275 (83.3)0.001
Correct identification of diabetes laboratory criteria; HbA1c192 (58.2)0.055
Correct identification of prediabetes laboratory criteria; fasting glucose168 (48.2)0.349
Correct identification of prediabetes laboratory criteria; HbA1c49 (15.1)0.481
Correct body weight loss recommendation; 5–7%107 (35.1)0.172
Correct physical activity recommendation; 150 min/week167 (51.7)0.391
Correct initial management recommendation; referral to behavioral weight loss program7 (3.03)0.519