Impaired glucose tolerance and insulin resistance in heart failure: underrecognized and undertreated?

Abstract

BACKGROUND A link between diabetes mellitus (DM) and heart failure (HF) has been well-recognized for more than a century. HF is also closely linked to abnormal glucose regulation (AGR) and insulin resistance (IR) in patients without DM and, similarly, these conditions commonly coexist. In epidemiological studies, each condition appears to predict the other… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2010.05.027

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