Table 2

General characteristics

StudyOutcome prevalence (%)Mean age (years)Men
(%)
Outcome detailsBaseline sample sizeOutcome events (n)Outcome events per candidate predictors
Gomez-Arbelaez et al252.5958.3429.53The diagnosis of type 2 diabetes mellitus was established when fasting plasma glucose ≥126 mg/dL, OGTT ≥200 mg/dL and/or HbA1c ≥6.5%.77220
Bernabe-Ortiz et al24 FINDRISC Simplified, FINDRISC and LA-FINDRISC4.7048.2049.70Individuals who were not aware of having type 2 diabetes mellitus and had fasting glucose ≥126 mg/dL (≥7.0 mmol/L) or 2-hour plasma glucose ≥200 mg/dL (≥11.1 mmol/L).1609715.92
Nieto-Martinez et al26 LA-FINDRISC and FINDRISC3.3039.9046.97Diabetes was defined if the fasting plasma glucose was ≥126 mg/dL or if the 2-hour OGTT glucose was ≥200 mg/dL.3061101
Barengo et al23 ColDRISC and FINDRISC5.1047.2038.00Individuals who had fasting plasma glucose ≥126 mg/dL or 2-hour plasma glucose ≥200 mg/dL were classified as having T2DM.206010511.67
  • HbA1c, hemoglobin A1c; OGTT, oral glucose tolerance test.