Development of a Dutch diabetes risk score

Methods

 The Finnish diabetes risk score will be validated within the Hoorn Study, the PREVEND study and the Maastricht cohort.
Performance of a newly developed prognostic model, based on logistic regression analyses with bootstrapping methods will be compared the performance of he Finnish diabetes risk score.
In addition, an international diabetes risk score will be developed with the use of DETECT-2 database, which is a multi-center cross-sectional database. This database will be extended with prospective data about incidence of type 2 diabetes to develop an international diabetes risk score.