Multifactorial intervention and cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes

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Peter Gaede, Pernille Vedel, Nicolai Larsen, Gunnar V H Jensen, Hans-Henrik Parving, Oluf Pedersen

Cardiovascular morbidity is a major burden in patients with type 2 diabetes. In the Steno-2 Study, we compared the effect of a targeted, intensified, multifactorial intervention with that of conventional treatment on modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease in patients with type 2 diabetes and microalbuminuria.
Original languageEnglish
JournalBriefings from the New England Journal of Medicine
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)383-93
Number of pages11
Publication statusPublished - 2003

    Research areas

  • Amputation, Angiotensin II, Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme Inhibitors, Antihypertensive Agents, Cardiovascular Diseases, Combined Modality Therapy, Diabetes Mellitus, Diabetes Mellitus, Type 2, Diet, Fat-Restricted, Exercise, Female, Humans, Hyperlipidemias, Hypertension, Hypoglycemic Agents, Hypolipidemic Agents, Male, Middle Aged, Myocardial Infarction, Obesity, Risk Factors, Smoking Cessation, Stroke, Vitamins

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