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ea0011p269 | Diabetes, metabolism and cardiovascular | ECE2006

Prevalence of chronic cardiovascular complications in newly diagnosed type 2 diabetic patients

Metreveli D , Bibilashvili N , Gudushauri I , Gambashidze N , Robitashvili Z , Mikadze K , Tigishvili L , Sajaia C

The prevalence of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) has increased sharply in the developing countries and because Type 2 diabetic patients are at increased risk for CVD.Objective: To determine the prevalence of patients with past hystory of a myocardial infarction or cerebral strok in newly diagnosed type 2 diabetic patients in Georgia.Design: Cross-sectional study.Patients: Newly diagnosed type 2 diabetic patien...