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Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Diabetes: a Comparison of Professional Society Guidelines

Author(s):

Ilton M. Cubero Salazar, Martin Tibuakuu, Roger S. Blumenthal and Sudipa Sarkar*  

Abstract:


In this review, we compare major points in the 2021 American Diabetes Association and the 2020 American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists/American College of Endocrinology guidelines, in particular, the assessment and management of cardiovascular risk in patients with diabetes with a focus on dyslipidemia, blood pressure, and pharmacotherapy in diabetes.

Keywords:

diabetes, cardiovascular disease, hypertension, atherosclerosis, hyperlipidemia

Affiliation:

Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD



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