A1C


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A1C

abbr.
airman first class
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For respondents who had yet to achieve their individualized A1c target, frustration levels doubled after one year of treatment compared to after three months of treatment.
Diabetes can be diagnosed based on A1c or fasting plasma glucose level, the fasting plasma glucose or the 2-h plasma glucose value subsequent to a 75-g oral glucose tolerance test.
The A1c level was measured by high-performance liquid chromatography (VARIANT II and D-10 Systems, BIO-RAD, USA).
The use of point-of-care (POC) A1C assay for diagnostic purposes could be problematic because proficiency testing is not mandated for performing the test even though they may be NGSP certified.
These findings suggest that women with type 2 diabetes need to be particularly focused on keeping risk factors for stroke under better control by getting appropriate treatment for high blood pressure and cholesterol, engaging in regular exercise, eating a healthy diet, and not smoking, along with achieving and maintaining lower A1C levels.
Airman A1C Heath also was hand-selected as the Wing Staff Agencies Air Force Assistance Fund point of contact helping the wing earn $89 thousand in donations, exceeding the goal by 35 percent.
Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) [4]found that over a ten-year period, each 1% reduction in A1c (e.g., from 8.5% to 7.5%) was associated with reductions of risk of 21% for death, 14% for myocardial infarctions, and 37% for microvascular complications.
Hemoglobin A1c is widely used to test for diabetes.
A study published in the January 2011 issue of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine finds that the hemoglobin A1c test, commonly used to monitor diabetes treatment, can quickly and accurately identify pre-diabetics.
The hemoglobin A1C test (also known as the glycated or glycosylated hemoglobin, or HbA1c test), long recognized as a valuable method of monitoring the effectiveness of diabetes management interventions, including pharmacologic therapy, had not been recommended in the past for screening or diagnostic applications because it was previously considered to be not sufficiently sensitive as a diagnostic tool.