Cost-Effectiveness of Screening for Pre- Diabetes Among Overweight and Obese

  • Hoerger T
  • Hicks K
  • Sorensen S
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Abstract

To estimate the cost-effectiveness of screening overweight and obese individuals for pre-diabetes and then modifying their lifestyle based on the Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP).

Author-supplied keywords

  • Adult
  • Body Mass Index
  • Computer Simulation
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Glucose Tolerance Test
  • Humans
  • Life Style
  • Mass Screening
  • Mass Screening: economics
  • Mass Screening: statistics & numerical data
  • Obesity
  • Obesity: economics
  • Obesity: epidemiology
  • Obesity: prevention & control
  • Overweight
  • Prediabetic State
  • Prediabetic State: economics
  • Prediabetic State: epidemiology
  • Sensitivity and Specificity
  • United States
  • United States: epidemiology

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Authors

  • Thomas J Hoerger

  • Katherine A Hicks

  • Stephen W Sorensen

  • William H Herman

  • Robert E Ratner

  • Ronald T Ackermann

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