Type 2 Diabetes: Updated Evidence Requires Updated Decision Making

July 2015
American Family Physician;7/1/2015, Vol. 92 Issue 1, p22
Academic Journal
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.


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