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Racial/Ethnic Differences in Diabetes Screening and Hyperglycemia Among US Women After Gestational Diabetes


Racial/ethnic differences in having been screened for diabetes at least once in the past 3 years, US women without diabetes (n = 496). Odds ratios were adjusted for all other variables in the figure. Error bars indicate 95% confidence intervals.

Characteristic Odds Ratio (95% Confidence Interval)
Non-Hispanic white 1 [Reference]
Non-Hispanic black 2.07 (1.13–3.81)
Hispanic 1.01 (0.58–1.78)
Other 1.10 (0.51–2.37)
Family income-to-poverty ratio (per 1-unit increment) 1.27 (1.08–1.49)
Access to ≥1 location for health care 1 [Reference]
No access to routine place for health care 0.44 (0.22–0.90)

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