TITLE

Intensifying glucose control and adding fenofibrate to simvastatin each reduced progression of retinopathy in type 2 diabetes

AUTHOR(S)
Bronson, David L.
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;11/16/2010, Vol. 153 Issue 5, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the author's views on the treatment of diabetic retinopathy in patients with type 2 diabetes. It states that progression of retinopathy in type 2 diabetes can be reduced by intensifying glucose control and adding fenofibrate to simvastatin. A chart depicting the effectiveness of medical therapy on the patients with type 2 diabetes is also presented in the article.
ACCESSION #
65456962

 

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