11. The 2012 SEMDSA Treatment Algorithm for Type 2 Diabetes

June 2012
Journal of Endocrinology, Metabolism & Diabetes of South Africa;Jun2012, Vol. 17 Issue 2, pS36
Academic Journal
The article discusses the development of the 2012 treatment algorithm for type 2 diabetes by the Society for Endocrinology, Metabolism and Diabetes of South Africa (SEMDSA). It explores challenges faced by the committee in formulating the guideline for the pharmacological management of type 2 diabetes, and explores several considerations when using the algorithm. A chart providing data on various antihyperglycaemic agents used in the management of diabetes is also presented.


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