Macrovascular component of diabetes atherosclerosis and insulin (CUPS-18).

  • Viswanathan Mohan
  • Published 2007 in
    The Journal of the Association of Physicians of…
a 3.5 to 4 fold higher risk of CAD mortality compared to non-diabetic women in the Framingham study. Follow up data for upto 24 years confi rmed the higher mortality rates among diabetic subjects and also a cumulative effect of age and diabetes.15 Co-existence of multiple risk factors among diabetic subjects has been shown to dramatically increase the… CONTINUE READING