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ea0037s2.2 | Management of type 2 diabetes: State of the art | ECE2015

Blood glucose management

Birkeland Kare

Glucose lowering treatment in patients with type 2 diabetes aims at reducing hyperglycaemic symptoms, preventing acute hyperglycaemic crisis and delaying the onset and progression of microvascular complications. The impact of glucose control on cardiovascular complications remains uncertain, however, a modest benefit is likely to be present.The cornerstones of treatment remain education, motivation and counseling on healthy eating behavior and moderate p...