Trends in the Risk for Coronary Heart Disease Among Adults With Diagnosed Diabetes in the U.S.

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RESULTS—Significant improvements in mean HbA1c concentrations, systolic blood pressure, and the ratio of total cholesterol to HDL cholesterol occurred. No significant linear trend for current smoking status was observed. The estimated UKPDS 10-year risk for CHD was 21.1% in 1999–2000 and 16.4% in 2007–2008 (Plinear trend , 0.001). The risk decreased… (More)

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@inproceedings{Ford2011TrendsIT, title={Trends in the Risk for Coronary Heart Disease Among Adults With Diagnosed Diabetes in the U.S.}, author={Earl S. Ford}, year={2011} }