Pharmacologic prevention or delay of type 2 diabetes mellitus

Anderson DC, Jr 

OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the current data on pharmacologic interventions intended to prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes mellitus. DATA SOURCES: Searches of MEDLINE (1966-July 2002) and an extensive manual review of journals were performed using the key search terms diabetes mellitus, metformin, acarbose, troglitazone, orlistat, nateglinide, risk reduction, and prevention.  



Anderson DC, Jr. Pharmacologic prevention or delay of type 2 diabetes mellitus. Ann Pharmacother. 2005;39:102-109. 

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