Left ventricular structure and function in black normotensive type 2 diabetes mellitus patients.

BACKGROUND Relationship between type 2 DM and cardiovascular disease (CVD) is well known, with CVD being the most common cause of mortality in diabetics. Significant myocardial injury before overt CVD in DM can be identified early using echocardiography. This study therefore aimed at evaluating left ventricular structure and function of patients with type 2… CONTINUE READING