A simulation of the comparative long-term effectiveness of liraglutide and glimepiride monotherapies in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.

@article{Sullivan2009ASO,
  title={A simulation of the comparative long-term effectiveness of liraglutide and glimepiride monotherapies in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.},
  author={Sean D. Sullivan and Rafael Alfonso-Cristancho and Chris Conner and Mette Hammer and Lawrence Blonde},
  journal={Pharmacotherapy},
  year={2009},
  volume={29 11},
  pages={1280-8}
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To project and compare long-term outcomes of morbidity and mortality, and costs of complications of type 2 diabetes mellitus from a randomized controlled trial of patients receiving liraglutide versus glimepiride monotherapy. DESIGN Mathematic simulation using the validated Center for Outcomes Research (CORE) Diabetes Model, calibrated to baseline patient characteristics from a short-term, randomized, controlled trial of liraglutide and glimepiride monotherapies (Liraglutide… CONTINUE READING