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Table 2 Risk factors for diabetes mellitus

From: Informing patients of familial diabetes mellitus risk: How do they respond? A cross-sectional survey

  Informed of familial DM risk by doctor
  YES (Total n = 709) n (%) NO (Total n = 2,614) n (%)
Modifiable   
Self-reported obesity   
   Yes 151 (21) 324 (12)
   No 558 (79) 2,290 (88)
Non-modifiable   
Racial groups   
White 468 (66) 1,885 (72)
Black 102 (14) 287 (11)
Hispanic 103 (15) 267 (10)
Other 36 (5) 175 (7)
Family history*   
   Yes 616 (87) 887 (34)
   No 40 (6) 1,209 (46)
  1. DM, diabetes mellitus.
  2. *The Family History category does not add up to Total Question Responders due to missing values.