TITLE

Type 2 Diabetes: Updated Evidence Requires Updated Decision Making

AUTHOR(S)
SHAUGHNESSY, ALLEN F.; ERLICH, DEBORAH R.; SLAWSON, DAVID C.
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
American Family Physician;7/1/2015, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The article comments on the paper "Management of blood glucose with noninsulin therapies in type 2 diabetes" by C. M. George and colleagues. Topics discussed include the small subset of patients who benefit from normalizing blood glucose levels, the tendency to over-treat hyperglycemia using medications, and the recommendation to address risks such as hypertension, smoking and hyperlipidemia in type 2 diabetes patients.
ACCESSION #
103711795

 

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