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More Information and References for Diabetes Hemoglobin A1C Tests

References and Community Resources

The American Diabetes Association provides a current listing of free or low-cost screening services, updated monthly. Click on this [ link] or call 1-800-DIABETES. This organization is a great resource for all types of diabetes information for patients, family members, and health care professionals. American Association of Diabetes Educators [[br]] [][[br]] Local Chapter Facebook Page: [] References: Utah: [ Utah Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 2000-2006] U.S.: U.S. Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System 2013 Gerstein HC, Swedberg K, Carlsson J, McMurray JJ, Michelson EL, Olofsson B, Pfeffer MA, Yusuf S. The hemoglobin A1c level as a progressive risk factor for cardiovascular death, hospitalization for heart failure, or death in patients with chronic heart failure: an analysis of the Candesartan in Heart failure: Assessment of Reduction in Mortality and Morbidity (CHARM) program. Arch Intern Med. 2008 Aug 11;168(15):1699-704.

More Resources and Links

Evidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:

Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:

Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.

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