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Table 1 Quality indicators for diabetes care in this study

From: What are patient factors associated with the quality of diabetes care?: results from the Korean National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey

Quality indicators Definition
Preventive care services for diabetes complication
Fundus exam Received fundus examination in the past year
Microalbuminuria exam Received microalbuminuria examination in the past year
Diabetes education Received diabetes education ever
Diabetes-related clinical outcomes
HbA1c Level of HbA1c below 6.5%
Blood pressure (BP) Level of systolic/diastolic BP below 130/80 mmHg
LDL-cholesterol Level of LDL-cholesterol below 100 mg/dl