Table 1

Data collection schedule for the worksite intervention study to prevent diabetes in Nepal

month 1
Baseline month 1–2First follow-up
6 months
Second follow-up
12 months
Third follow-up
18 months
Screening (age, sex, family history of diabetes, occupational characteristics, physical measurements (height, weight, waist circumference) X
Demographics (age, sex, education, marital status)X
Lifestyle (smoking, drinking, physical activity)XXXX
Diet (24-hour dietary recall)XXXX
Physical measurement (height, weight, waist circumference) X X X X
Blood pressure X X XX
Biochemical measurement (HbA1c, fasting glucose, HDL, LDL, total cholesterol, triglycerides) X X X X
  • HDL, high-density lipoprotein; LDL, low-density lipoprotein.