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Table 1 Diagnosis of DM: test combinations required

From: Setting up a nurse-led model of care for management of hypertension and diabetes mellitus in a high HIV prevalence context in rural Zimbabwe: a descriptive study

Test 1Test 2
FBS ≥ 7.0 mmol/LAND HbA1c ≥ 6.5%
RBS ≥ 11.1AND HbA1c ≥ 6.5%
FBS ≥ 7.0 mmol/L OR RBS ≥ 11.1 mmol/L
AND symptoms of hyperglycaemia
Not applicable
No second test required