Table 2 —

Diagnostic characteristics for glucose

FPG
2-h PG
≥5.9≥7.0≥8.9≥11.1
Youths
 Sensitivity*31.223.032.823.0
 Specificity94.398.696.398.4
Adults
 Sensitivity78.163.076.768.5
 Specificity76.690.879.588.2
  • Data are %.

  • *

    * Percentage of subjects with microvascular disease whose baseline FPG or 2-h PG was greater than or equal to the specific glucose cutoff;

  • percentage of subjects without microvascular disease whose baseline FPG or 2-h PG was less than the specific glucose cutoff.