New Diabetes Guidelines: A Closer Look at the Evidence


Authors:WOOLF, S. H. and ROTHEMICH, s. f.
Excellent review of the guidelines that emphasize a non-evidence-based level of screening: "Physicians should think twice about the ADA recommendation to routinely screen for diabetes. Most evidence-based groups (U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, American Academy of Family Physicians, American College of Physicians, Canadian Task Force on the Periodic Health Examination) do not recommend such screening."