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What does HbA1c stand for?

HbA1c stands for Glycated Haemoglobin

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The 11 topics in this volume are: * advising on smoking cessation; * advising on smoking cessation in pregnancy; * screening for lung cancer with chest xrays; * preventing stroke in patients with atrial fibrillation; * using ACE inhibitor and beta-blocker therapies in heart failure; * measuring glycated haemoglobin in diabetes management; * prescribing antibiotics for upper respiratory tract infection and acute bronchitis; * preventing venous thromboembolism in hospitalised patients; * preparing for elective colorectal surgery; * using colonoscopy in colorectal cancer surgery followup; and * managing acute and cancer pain in hospitalised patients.
Demand remains strong for a cost-effective and easy-to-use glycated haemoglobin testing product for diabetes, given over 17 million Americans are directly affected,' he said
Provalis is aiming to launch the fully automated G5 test, which is used to measure glycated haemoglobin levels in diabetic patients, into a market estimated to be worth pounds 2bn and pounds 5bn.