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03-08-2017 | Guidelines | News

Consequences of delaying treatment intensification in type 2 diabetes explored

Results of a modeling study suggest that timely intensification of oral antidiabetic treatment is associated with a lower risk for complications but a higher risk for hypoglycemia compared with delayed treatment among patients with type 2 diabetes.

01-18-2017 | Type 2 diabetes | Updates | News

NICE key therapeutic topic on medicines optimization updated for type 2 diabetes

NICE has updated its key therapeutic topic document on medicines optimization priorities for type 2 diabetes with the latest efficacy and safety information.

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Opinion

07-26-2017 | Metabolic surgery | Editorial | Article

Why don’t we offer bariatric surgery to more people with diabetes in the UK?

Editorial Board member John Wilding discusses the place of bariatric surgery in the treatment of type 2 diabetes and whether we should be offering more people surgery as a treatment option in the UK.

06-13-2017 | Type 2 diabetes | Editorial | Article

Is it harder to treat diabetes today?

Treating type 2 diabetes has become so complicated. Why is this so? Editorial Board member Jay Shubrook discusses the reasons and suggests ways to make diabetes treatment less overwhelming.

01-13-2017 | Cardiovascular outcomes | Editorial | Article

Clinical implications of cardiovascular outcomes trials in type 2 diabetes

What do the results of CVOTs mean for practicing clinicians? Editorial board member Carol Hatch Wysham reviews the latest evidence and guidelines for reducing CV risk in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Journal articles and book chapters

01-20-2017 | Hypertension | Review | Article

Blood pressure reduction in diabetes: lessons from ACCORD, SPRINT and EMPA-REG OUTCOME

What is the optimal BP target in diabetes mellitus? A review of the implications of the ACCORD-BP, SPRINT and EMPA-REG OUTCOME trials and previous studies.

Nat Rev Endocrinol 2017;13:365–374. doi:10.1038/nrendo.2016.209

Authors:
Pantelis Sarafidis, Antonios Lazaridis, Gema Ruiz-Hurtado, Luis Ruilope
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