Galen eCalcs - Calculator: ADA Diabetes Risk (2013 Update)
The ADA Diabetes Risk calculator indicates whether or not the patient is at increased risk for having Type 2 Diabetes.
- People with impaired glucose tolerance (IGT) and/or impaired fasting glucose (IFG)
- People over age 45
- People with a family history of diabetes
- People who are overweight
- People who do not exercise regularly
- People with low HDL cholesterol or high triglyceride and high blood pressure
- Certain racial and ethnic groups (e.g., Non-Hispanic Blacks, Hispanic/Latino Americans, Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders, and American Indians and Alaska Natives)
- Women who had gestational diabetes, or who have a baby weighing 9 pounds or more at birth
Calculator Search/Filter Keywords
At the calculator level, eCalcs comes delivered with default keywords that can be leveraged in the "Search/Filter" field to enable Specialty or System driven calculator searching. The following calculator keywords are delivered by default for the ADA Diabetes Risk (2013 Update) calculator:
Calculator Configuration Options
|Preference Name||Valid Range||Description|
|Publishing||Checked / Unchecked||When checked, the calculator will display for users on the front end. |
When unchecked, the calculator WILL NOT display for users on the front end.
|Orderable Item Override||(BLANK) / G-GrowVel||“(BLANK)” indicates that the global configuration options for Orderable Item will be used. |
“G-GrowVel” indicates that the calculator specific value will be used and can display the specific calculator name in the chart output.
|Gestational Diabetes||Problems||Patient developed diabetes during pregnancy?|
|Family History of Diabetes||No Default Mappings||Parent or sibling with diagnosis of diabetes?|
|Hypertension||Problems||History or current diagnosis of hypertension?|
|Physical Activity||Manual Input||Is the patient physically active?|
|Type 2 Diabetes Risk Score||Result||The patient's risk score for developing Type 2 Diabetes|
|Type 2 Diabetes Comparitive Risk||Result||The patient's risk relative to age group for developing Type 2 Diabetes|