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Table 1 Prevalence (%) of participants with prior assessment vs. DM and MS factors

From: Prediabetes and cardiovascular complications study (PACCS): international collaboration 4 years’ summary and future direction

  Yes No Unsure
Prior assessmenta
 Blood sugar level 13.5 74.3 12.2
 Lipid profile 8.1 78.4 13.5
 Overweight 1.4 85.1 13.5
Prevalenceb
 Prediabetes only 5.8 94.2 Not applicable
 Diabetes only 3.1 96.9
 Diabetes + dyslipidaemia 2.6 97.4
 Diabetes + hypertension 1.9 98.1
 Diabetes + obesity 2 98
 Prediabetes + dyslipidaemia 4.8 95.2
 Prediabetes + hypertension 2.6 97.4
 Prediabetes + obesity 3.1 96.9
  1. aParticipants with or without prior assessment [3]
  2. bPrevalence rates based on research data [11]
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