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Glycemic control with diet, sulfonylurea, metformin, or insulin in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: progressive requirement for multiple therapies (UKPDS 49). UK Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) Group.

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CONTEXT: Treatment with diet alone, insulin, sulfonylurea, or metformin is known to improve glycemia in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus, but which treatment most frequently attains target fasting plasma glucose (FPG) concentration of less than 7.8 mmol/L (140 mg/dL) or glycosylated hemoglobin A1c (HbA1c) below 7% is unknown. OBJECTIVE: To assess how often each therapy can achieve the glycemic control target levels set by the American Diabetes Association. DESIGN: Randomized controlled ...

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10.1001/jama.281.21.2005

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
RDM
Sub department:
OCDEM
Role:
Author
Journal:
JAMA
Volume:
281
Issue:
21
Pages:
2005-2012
Publication date:
1999-06-01
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EISSN:
1538-3598
ISSN:
0098-7484
Source identifiers:
13761

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