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Heart attack

Damage to the heart muscle caused when blood vessels supplying the muscle are blocked. See also myocardial infarction.
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Patient education handout exploring the connection between diabetes and cardiovascular disease.

Association between intensification of metformin treatment with insulin vs sulfonylureas and CV events and all-cause mortality among patients with diabetes

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Roumie CL, Greevy RA, Grijalva CG, et al. Association between intensification of metformin treatment with insulin vs sulfonylureas and cardiovascular events and all-cause mortality among patients with diabetes. JAMA. 2014;311(22):2288-2296.

Changes in diabetes-related complications in the United States, 1990–2010

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Gregg EW, Li Y, Wang J, et al. Changes in diabetes-related complications in the United States, 1990–2010. N Engl J Med. 2014;370:1514-1523.

American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions 2012

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Exclusive coverage of late-breaking data from the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, November 3-7, 2012 in Los Angeles, California are featured in this issue of OnsiteInsight®.

NDEI.org Press Release Expert Commentary on Halted Look AHEAD Trial from Anne Peters, MD

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Anne Peters, MD, on the Halted Look AHEAD Trial: "Prevention of Obesity and Diabetes Remains Key" NDEI.org expert commentary offers insights on discontinuation of lifestyle intervention trial October 26, 2012: NDEI.org, the official website of The National Diabetes Education Initiative® (NDEI®), published today expert commentary from Anne Peters, MD, on the discontinuation, 2 years premature, of the Look AHEAD (Action for Health in Diabetes) trial, in which lifestyle intervention failed to reduce cardiovascular outcomes among people with type 2 diabetes.

NDEI.org Expert Commentary on Look AHEAD trial Anne Peters

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Expert commentary on Look AHEAD trial from Anne Peters, MD.

Look AHEAD Trial Halted—Lifestyle Modifications Fail to Reduce CV Events in Patients With Diabetes  

NDEI.org Expert Commentary on the JUPITER trial Peter Libby

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Peter Libby, MD, provides expert commentary on a new analysis from the JUPITER trial examining whether the benefits of statin use outweigh diabetes risk in primary prevention low-risk patients

Clinical Insights in Diabetes Newsletter Archive

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Clinical Insights® in Diabetes Newsletter Archive

Ability of retinopathy to predict cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

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Gimeno-Orna JA, Faure-Nogueras E, Castro-Alonso FJ, Boned-Juliani B. Ability of retinopathy to predict cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Am J Cardiol. 2009;103(10):1364-1367. It is important identify patients with very high cardiovascular risk to intensify their therapy. Our aim was to assess the association between retinopathy and incident cardiovascular events (cardiovascular disease [CVD]) in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM).

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ALLHAT: Clinical Outcomes in Antihypertensive Treatments
ALLHAT: Reduced Diabetes Risk With Lisinopril
Compelling Indications for Hypertension Drug Classes (1 of 2)
TINSAL-T2D Trial: Baseline Characteristics
JNC 8 Guidelines First-Line Antihypertensive Therapy for Black Patients | NDEI
Diabetes Macrovascular Complications US Adults 2012 | NDEI