Table 4

Only Hba1c model

Biological factors related to hyperglycemiaThresholdRelevance
Fasting glucose<118–133 mg/dL0.66
A1c reduction speed>−0.10 point HbA1c/year0.59
Distance from target 7%<0.7–0.9 point HbA1c0.59
Biological factors related to insulin resistanceThresholdRelevance
BP systolic<115–125 mm Hg0.04
Total cholesterol<189 mg/dL0.01
Triglycerides<125–130 mg/dL0.08
HDL>470.04
ComorbidityConditionRelevance
NephropathyAbsent0.03
AlbuminuriaAbsent0.03
RetinopathyAbsent0.03
Liver diseaseAbsent0.03
History and careThreshold or conditionRelevance
Years of observation<50.16
Months of follow-up<0,90.28
Q Score>27–300.10
SexMale0.03
Diabetes therapyConditionRelevance
Insulin alonePresent0.73
Any oral agentsPresent0.73
  • The model identifies the following factors as relevant for achieving the target: AUC 0.74, accuracy 0.74, sensitivity 0.74, specificity 0.74, precision 0.72, NPV 0.76.

  • AUC, area under the curve; BP, blood pressure; HDL, high density lipoprotein; NPV, negative predictive value.