Expanded Use of TIMI Risk Score for CV Event Prediction in Diabetes
The TIMI Risk Score provides a practical risk assessment tool for patients with type 2 diabetes.
Blood pressure and fasting glucose levels have increased as a result of the Great Recession.
The American Diabetes Association has responded with "deep" concern to recent hemoglobin A1c target guidance authored by the American College of Physicians.
The new guidelines urge clinicians to aim for an HbA1c target between 7% and 8% in most adults with type 2 diabetes.