n Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa - Type 2 diabetes - current practice and trends in management: drug trends in cardiology
|Article Title||Type 2 diabetes - current practice and trends in management: drug trends in cardiology|
|© Publisher:||Clinics Cardive Publishing|
|Journal||Cardiovascular Journal of South Africa|
|Publication Date||Sep 2002|
|Pages||268 - 269|
Extracted from text ... Type 2 diabetes - current practice and trends in management In a thought-provoking presentation to local physicians, endocrinologists and cardiologists, Dr Geoff Gill, a consultant and reader in Endocrinology at the University of Liverpool's School of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene stressed ways to achieve maximum benefit in the treatment of Type 2 diabetes using well-known therapeutic regimens (sulphonylureas and metformin), nurse-led treatment protocols to achieve maximum control of risk factors including BP control, and active obesity management. While diet and exercise are vital, Type 2 diabetes is a progressive disease and often these lifestyle modifications are not sufficient in the ..
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