Cardiovascular mortality and oral antidiabetic drugs: protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis

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INTRODUCTION Cardiovascular diseases are the leading cause of morbidity and mortality among individuals with diabetes. Despite the beneficial effects of antidiabetic drugs (ADDs) in terms of lowering haemoglobin A1c, several ADDs have been shown to increase the risk of cardiovascular events. Given the high prevalence of cardiovascular disease among… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-017644

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@inproceedings{Goyat2017CardiovascularMA, title={Cardiovascular mortality and oral antidiabetic drugs: protocol for a systematic review and network meta-analysis}, author={Rashmi Goyat and James D. Thornton and Xi Tan and George A Kelley}, booktitle={BMJ open}, year={2017} }