In Germany diabetic patients with coronary artery disease are treated more intensively than diabetic patients with other manifestations of atherothrombosis--results from the REACH registry.


INTRODUCTION Atherothrombosis can present as coronary artery disease (CAD) cerebrovascular disease (CVD) and peripheral arterial disease (PAD). It is unknown whether diabetics with CAD differ from those with other manifestations of atherothrombosis such as CVD or PAD regarding clinical characteristics, biochemical parameters, or medications. MATERIAL AND… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0029-1225648