ACE/AACE consensus conference on the implementation of outpatient management of diabetes mellitus: consensus conference recommendations.

@article{Lebovitz2006ACEAACECC,
  title={ACE/AACE consensus conference on the implementation of outpatient management of diabetes mellitus: consensus conference recommendations.},
  author={Harold E. Lebovitz and Mary M Austin and Lawrence Blonde and Jaime A. Davidson and Stefano Del Prato and James R. Gavin and Yehuda Handelsman and Paul S. Jellinger and Philip Levy and Matthew C Riddle and Victor Lawrence Roberts and Linda M Siminerio},
  journal={Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 Suppl 1},
  pages={6-12}
}
Among the more than 20 million Americans who have diabetes, approximately 30% of the cases are undiagnosed (1). An additional 42 million people in the United States have pre-diabetes (impaired glucose tolerance [IGT], impaired fasting glucose, or both), a condition that often leads to diabetes if it is not treated (1). The dramatic 41% increase in prevalence of diabetes during the 1990s was characterized by a shift to a younger age at onset. The prevalence of diabetes increased more than 70% in… CONTINUE READING

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