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Table 2 Risk for developing T2DM (FINDRISC), according to capillary blood glucose levels, regardless of dietary status, Brazil, 2018

From: Prevalence of people at risk of developing type 2 diabetes mellitus and the involvement of community pharmacies in a national screening campaign: a pioneer action in Brazil

FINDRISC Blood glucose (mg/dL)* Total n (%)
Normal n (%) High n (%)
Low risk 3565 (24.9) 308 (9.5) 3873 (22.1)
Slightly moderate risk 5275 (36.8) 894 (27.6) 6169 (35.1)
Moderate risk 2828 (19.8) 695 (21.4) 3523 (20.1)
High risk 2350 (16.4) 1086 (33.5) 3436 (19.6)
Higher risk 297 (2.1) 258 (8.0) 555 (3.1)
  1. *Glycemia considered normal: fasting < 100 mg/dL or casual < 140 mg/dL. Results excluding 24 patients with blood glucose results < 70 mg/dL