The effects of medical management on the progression of diabetic retinopathy in persons with type 2 diabetes: the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) Eye Study.

@article{Chew2014TheEO,
  title={The effects of medical management on the progression of diabetic retinopathy in persons with type 2 diabetes: the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) Eye Study.},
  author={Emily Y. Chew and Matthew D. Davis and Ronald P. Danis and James F Lovato and Letitia H. Perdue and Craig Michael Greven and Saul M. Genuth and David C Goff and Lawrence A Leiter and Faramarz Ismail-Beigi and Walter T. Ambrosius},
  journal={Ophthalmology},
  year={2014},
  volume={121 12},
  pages={2443-51}
}
PURPOSE To report additional ocular outcomes of intensive treatment of hyperglycemia, blood pressure, and dyslipidemia in the Action to Control Cardiovascular Risk in Diabetes (ACCORD) study. DESIGN Double 2×2 factorial, multicenter, randomized clinical trials in people with type 2 diabetes who had cardiovascular disease or cardiovascular risk factors. In the glycemia trial, targets of intensive and standard treatment were: hemoglobin A1c <6.0% and 7.0% to 7.9%, respectively, and in the blood… CONTINUE READING
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