Intensive therapy associated with decreases in certain cardiovascular events, new ACCORD analysis finds
Despite the ACCORD study finding an increased risk of death from cardiovascular causes with intensive glucose-lowering therapy, rates of myocardial infarction, coronary revascularization, and unstable angina were lower in patients on an intensive regimen, a new analysis of the trial data found.
Patients with diabetes who have lacunar stroke are at higher risk for death and recurrent stroke than patients without diabetes, according to a recent study.
This month's quiz asks readers to evaluate a 42-year-old-man with type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia for obesity treatment.
Nurse-managed protocols associated with modest improvement in control of chronic conditions, analysis finds
Medication titration by nurses according to protocols was associated with a modest improvement in control of chronic diseases in outpatient practice, a recent review and meta-analysis found.