NICE algorithm for preventing Type 2 diabetes: risk identification and interventions for individuals at high risk


This algorithm is for everyone who is involved identifying people at high risk of Type 2 diabetes and in preventing or delaying its onset. It starts with a risk score and leads on to a blood test (fasting and HbA1c) before advocating attendance on an education course if required. 

A pdf version of the Leicester Diabetes Centre Prevention Pathway can be downloaded here: NICE_algorithm.pdf

NICE public health guidance 38 - Preventing type 2 diabetes: risk identification and interventions for individuals at high risk Issued: July 2012 can be downloaded here: NICE_public_health_guidance_38.pdf