Table D.1List of screening strategies

Strategy numberRisk factorScreening blood testScreening diagnostic test
2ADA criteriaaFPGOGTT
3ADA criteriaRBGOGTT
4ADA criteriaGCTOGTT
5ADA criteriaFPG
6ADA criteriaOGTT
7ADA criteriaGCT
13Age ≥ 30 yearsFPGOGTT
14Age ≥ 30 yearsGCTOGTT
15Age ≥ 25 yearsFPGOGTT
16Age ≥ 25 yearsGCTOGTT
17Age ≥ 30 yearsOGTT
18Age ≥ 25 yearsOGTT
19High-risk ethnicityFPGOGTT
20High-risk ethnicityGCTOGTT
21High-risk ethnicityOGTT

Having one or more of the following risk factors: age > 25 years; BMI> 27 kg/m2; family history of diabetes; high-risk ethnic group.

From: Appendix D, Cost-effectiveness of screening, diagnosis and treatment for gestational diabetes

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