Early Detection and Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Reduce Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality: A Simulation of the Results of the Anglo-Danish-Dutch Study of Intensive Treatment in People With Screen-Detected Diabetes in Primary Care (ADDITION-Europe)

@inproceedings{Herman2015EarlyDA,
  title={Early Detection and Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Reduce Cardiovascular Morbidity and Mortality: A Simulation of the Results of the Anglo-Danish-Dutch Study of Intensive Treatment in People With Screen-Detected Diabetes in Primary Care (ADDITION-Europe)},
  author={William H Herman and Wen Ye and Simon J Griffin and Rebecca K. Simmons and Melanie J Davies and Kamlesh Khunti and Guy E. H. M. Rutten and Annelli Sandbaek and T Lauritzen and Knut Borch-Johnsen and Morton B. Brown and Nicholas J Wareham},
  booktitle={Diabetes care},
  year={2015}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the benefits of screening and early treatment of type 2 diabetes compared with no screening and late treatment using a simulation model with data from the ADDITION-Europe study. RESEARCH DESIGN AND METHODS We used the Michigan Model, a validated computer simulation model, and data from the ADDITION-Europe study to estimate the… CONTINUE READING