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Table 2 PCP Management of Prediabetes Documented in Clinical Encounters (N= 322 Encounters)

From: Analysis of Primary Care Provider Electronic Health Record Notes for Discussions of Prediabetes Using Natural Language Processing Methods

Outcome N (%) Percentage
(N = 322)
Labs discussion*
  Labs reviewed 215 (66.8)
  Labs ordered or plan to order 196 (60.1)
Lifestyle change discussion
  Behavioral/lifestyle management recommended 250 (77.6)
  Nutrition referral placed 10 (3.1)
  Nutrition visit discussed 9 (2.8)
  Diabetes prevention program discussed or referral placed 0
Metformin discussion
  Metformin discussed 6 (1.9)
  Metformin ordered 5 (1.6)
  Metformin continued 4 (1.2)
  1. *Labs included hemoglobin A1c and glucose if fasting was noted
  2. Discussion about prior completed nutrition visit