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SGLT-2 inhibitors and CV protection: Transforming the landscape of T2DM management

02 Oct 2018
The third front – ‘Control’ – seeks to adopt better disease management to prevent or delay complications and ensure a good quality of life at all stages.
Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is associated with substantial risks of cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk and overall mortality, despite the advances in treatment options.1 Recently, MIMS Doctor spoke to Dato’ Sri Dr Azhari Rosman, a Senior Consultant Cardiologist at the National Heart Institute, to provide an update on the use of sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) inhibitors in managing CV risk associated with T2DM, and discuss the results of the recently published Comparative Effectiveness of Cardiovascular Outcomes (CVD-REAL) 2 study. Here are the highlights from the interview.

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Most Read Articles
Pearl Toh, 10 Oct 2019
Adding a LAMA* to the double combination therapy of ICS** plus LABA*** in a single inhaler improves lung function and reduces exacerbations in patients whose asthma is inadequately controlled with the combination treatment, according to the TRIMARAN and TRIGGER# studies presented at ERS 2019.
Yesterday
Environmental quality and exposure to pollution may play a small part in the development of metabolic diseases, such as diabetes, a new study has found.
Tristan Manalac, 3 days ago
Sleep deprivation impairs adolescents’ long-term retention of classroom material, according to a recent Singapore study.
5 days ago
Eating alone may help in weight management as findings of a recent study suggest that eating with friends lead to higher food intake.