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Editor’s Pick: Addressing Hypertension in the Patient with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Pathogenesis, Goals, and Therapeutic Approach

Editor’s Pick: Addressing Hypertension in the Patient with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Pathogenesis, Goals, and Therapeutic Approach

Diabetes October 31, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

The Editor’s Pick for this issue is an informative review from Ali A. Rizvi on hypertension in patients with Type 2 diabetes mellitus and considers the pathogenesis, goals, and therapeutic approaches to managing this comorbidity. There have been many clinical trials in this area and this paper discusses the outcomesRead More

Treating the Diabetic Hypertensive: Consensus and Differences

Treating the Diabetic Hypertensive: Consensus and Differences

Diabetes, Nephrology July 5, 2016 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Abdul Rashid Rahman An Nur Specialist Hospital, Bandar Baru Bangi, Selangor, Malaysia *Correspondence to abdulrashid43000@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 29.02.16 Accepted: 31.05.16 Citation: EMJ Nephrol. 2016;4[1]:98-104. Abstract Hypertension and diabetes commonly coexist. Both are major modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. There has beenRead More

The Concept of Early Vascular Ageing –  An Update in 2015

The Concept of Early Vascular Ageing – An Update in 2015

Diabetes November 3, 2015 at 9:06 AM 0 comments

*Peter M. Nilsson Lund University, Malmö, Sweden *Correspondence to peter.nilsson@med.lu.se Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 05.01.15 Accepted: 13.03.15 Citation: EMJ Diabet. 2015;3[1]:80-86. Abstract Arterial ageing is a process that can be quantified, at least to some degree, by measurement of pulse wave velocity along theRead More