Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter
Drugs for Type 2 Diabetes
August 1, 2011 (Issue: 108)The development of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes results from a combination of metabolic abnormalities that includes insulin resistance, diminished insulin secretion and excess hepatic glucose production. Diet, exercise and weight loss are...more
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