Efficacy of hypoglycemic treatment in type 2 diabetes stratified by age or diagnosed age: a meta-analysis.

@article{Cai2016EfficacyOH,
  title={Efficacy of hypoglycemic treatment in type 2 diabetes stratified by age or diagnosed age: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Xiaoling Cai and Wenjia Yang and Yifei Chen and Xueying Gao and Lingli Zhou and Simin Zhang and Xueyao Han and Linong Ji},
  journal={Expert opinion on pharmacotherapy},
  year={2016},
  volume={17 12},
  pages={1591-8}
}
AIM To compare the effects of blood glucose lowering regimens in groups of patients categorized by baseline age and diagnosed age. METHODS Placebo-controlled randomized trials in type 2 diabetes patients with a study length ≥12 weeks were included. RESULTS A total of 246 trials were included. HbA1c changes from baseline corrected by placebo were… CONTINUE READING