Comparison of diabetes mellitus and insulin resistance screening methods for women with polycystic ovary syndrome
OBJECTIVE To compare screening strategies for type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM), impaired glucose tolerance (pre-DM), and insulin resistance (IR) in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). DESIGN Prospective study. SETTING Academic reproductive endocrinology practice. PATIENT(S) Adult women with PCOS (n = 111). INTERVENTION(S) None. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE(S) Subjects were screened for pre-DM and DM using a 2-hour glucose tolerance test ... Read more