HbA1c

HbA1c is a CLINICAL INVESTIGATION RESULT ITEM.

Description

HbA1c  is a CLINICAL INVESTIGATION RESULT ITEM.

The HbA1c  (Hemoglobin A1c), also known as Glycated Hemoglobin test measures the amount of plasma glucose concentration that is being carried by the red blood cells in the body, over a prolonged period of time.

This item is not referenced in a data set in the NHS Data Model and Dictionary. It has been retained for information.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Also known as Glycated Hemoglobin
Full name Hemoglobin A1c