In the Clinic: Type 2 Diabetes

Current evidence on prevention and treatment of type 2 diabetes is summarized in a new In the Clinic article targeted at primary care physicians.

An In the Clinic article in the Nov. 5 Annals of Internal Medicine summarizes the evidence supporting diabetes prevention and treatment, focusing on aspects that are commonly in the purview of primary care physicians. It reviews the diagnostic criteria for type 2 diabetes, medication options, and recommended follow-up care.