Use of anti-diabetic drugs and glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes-tThe Hong Kong Diabetes Registry.

@article{Tong2008UseOA,
  title={Use of anti-diabetic drugs and glycaemic control in type 2 diabetes-tThe Hong Kong Diabetes Registry.},
  author={Peter C. Y. Tong and Gary Tin-Choi Ko and Wing-Yee So and Sau-chu Chiang and Xilin Yang and Alice P. S. Kong and Risa Ozaki and Ronald Ching Wan Ma and Clive Stewart Cockram and C. L. Eileen Chow and Juliana C N Chan},
  journal={Diabetes research and clinical practice},
  year={2008},
  volume={82 3},
  pages={346-52}
}
In this report, we examined the usage of anti-diabetic treatments including oral anti-diabetic drug (OAD) and/or insulin and their combination from baseline data of a consecutive cohort of 7549 Chinese type 2 diabetic subjects in the Hong Kong Diabetes Registry. Pattern of usage of anti-diabetic treatment and corresponding glycemic control was analyzed. OAD failure was defined as the need to add insulin to maintain glycemic target (glycated hemoglobin, HbA(1c) level<7%) with or without… CONTINUE READING

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