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Aspirin use in patients with diabetes requires careful consideration

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — Aspirin has been proven to be effective in reducing the risk for…
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Abnormal glucose tolerance linked with endothelial dysfunction in setting of CAD

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS – According to new research, endothelial dysfunction was associated…
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Patients may benefit from lower recommended BMI targets

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — Recommended normal BMI parameters may be higher than necessary, as…
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Meta-analysis: Lipid-lowering therapy may be most beneficial when started early

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions The mortality benefits afforded by lipid-lowering therapy persist after trial…
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Target BP levels for patients with diabetes, high-risk hypertension remain debatable

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — The amount and quality of evidence indicating ideal target BP levels…
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OSCAR: Olmesartan improves outcomes in patients with diabetes

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — Combination therapy with olmesartan and a calcium channel blocker…
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NAGOYA HEART: ARB, calcium channel blockers equally effective in patients with diabetes, hypertension

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — Valsartan, an angiotensin II receptor blocker, and amlodipine, a…
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Combination ezetimibe, simvastatin plus niacin may benefit patients with hyperlipidemia

Endocrine Today, May 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — Treatment with combination ezetimibe and simvastatin plus…
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Epicardial adipose tissue not linked to major adverse coronary events in CAD

April 4, 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS — In patients with coronary artery disease, epicardial adipose tissue…
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Tailored therapy useful for overcoming barriers to lifestyle modification

April 4, 2011
American College of Cardiology 60th Annual Scientific Sessions NEW ORLEANS - As the number of people with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular…