Does insulin therapy have a hypertensive effect in type 2 diabetes?


In this prospective study, the 24-h blood-pressure profile of 12 patients with type 2 diabetes was monitored before, at 6, and at 12 weeks after initiation of insulin therapy, to determine whether commencement of insulin therapy increases blood pressure in these patients. Insulin dosage adjustment was carried out by using a predetermined algorithm according… (More)


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