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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Calculation of DiaRem score and probability of diabetes remission after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass

Score
Age (years)
 <400
 40-491
 50-592
 ≥603
HbA1c (%)
 <6.50
 6.5-6.92
 7.0-8.94
 ≥9.06
Other diabetes drugs
 No sulfonylureas or insulin-sensitizing agents other than metformin0
 Sulfonylureas and insulin-sensitizing agents other than metformin3
Treatment with insulin
 No0
 Yes10
Overall score (sum of the four components)0-22
Probability of remission in each DiaRem score subgroup*
 0-287% (83-90)
 3-766% (61-70)
 8-1232% (24-40)
 13-1716% (12-21)
 18-225% (0-9)

Including both partial and complete remission. Data are presented as probability (%) with 95% confidence interval.

Adopted from Still CD et al. Preoperative prediction of type 2 diabetes remission after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass surgery: a retrospective cohort study. Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol 2014;2:38-45 [29].

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