Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Prevalence of high normal blood pressure and hypertension in parents participated in the second-stage screening

From: Two-stage, school and community-based population screening successfully identifies individuals and families at high-risk for type 2 diabetes: the Feel4Diabetes-study

 IIIIIIIVParticipants as presented in column III, stratified by FINDRISC categoryP-value*
Participants identified with high normal blood pressure, n (%)Participants identified with hypertension, n (%)Participants not receiving antihypertensive treatment among those identified with hypertension, n (%)
0–1112–1415–26
All countries (n = 2723)382 (14.0)507 (18.6)407 (80.3)231 (89.2)a,b116 (77.1)a,c60 (61.7)b,c< 0.001
HICs under austerity measures (n = 1261)154 (12.2)156 (12.4)121 (77.5)74 (88.8)a31 (73.2)16 (53.3)a< 0.001
LMICs (n = 582)74 (12.7)119 (20.5)84 (70.8)41 (79.6)29 (68.3)14 (56.5)0.121
HICs (n = 880)154 (17.5)232 (26.4)202 (87.0)117 (93.3)a55 (85.5)30 (70.7)a0.001
  1. *P-values indicate the significance of the differences among FINDRISC categories
  2. Figures sharing the same superscript letters differentiate significantly from each other
  3. FINDRISC Finnish Diabetes Risk Score, HICs High-income countries, LMICs Low to middle-income countries