SEMDSA

AcronymDefinition
SEMDSASociety for Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes of South Africa
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For the moment, the diagnosis of diabetes and pre-diabetes should be made using plasma glucose values as proposed by the WHO and endorsed by SEMDSA.
This has not yet been accepted by the WHO or any other international diabetes regulatory body, including SEMDSA.
SEMDSA guidelines for diagnosis and management of type 2 diabetes mellitus for primary health care - 2009(1) Glycaemic targets for control * Glycated haemoglobin ([HbA.
Key concepts in setting glycaemic targets (similar as in SEMDSA guidelines for type 2 diabetes)
SEMDSA guidelines for diagnosis and management of type 2 diabetes mellitus for primary health care - 2009(1) BMI, waist, lipid and blood pressure goals BMI and waist Total cholesterol <4.
SEMDSA recommends goal systolic blood pressure values of less than 130 mmHg and diastolic values of less than 80 [mmHg.
4] The IADPSG criteria were used because they are now recommended in an attempt to standardise the diagnosis of GDM globally [3] and are recommended in the proposed SEMDSA guidelines.
This study was partly supported by funding from SEMDSA, the South African Sugar Association and Roche.
Revised SEMDSA Guidelines for diagnosis and management of type 2 diabetes mellitus for primary health care in 2002.