Effects of Once-Weekly Exenatide on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes

The New England Journal of Medicine

11 October Oct 2017 6 days ago
  • Salvioni A, Genovese S

Among patients with type 2 diabetes with or without previous cardiovascular disease, the incidence of major adverse cardiovascular events did not differ significantly between patients who received exenatide and those who received placebo.

Reference
Holman RR, Bethel MA, Mentz RJ, Thompson VP, Lokhnygina Y, Buse JB, Chan JC, Choi J, Gustavson SM, Iqbal N, Maggioni AP, Marso SP, Öhman P, Pagidipati NJ, Poulter N, Ramachandran A, Zinman B, Hernandez AF; EXSCEL Study Group. Salvioni A, Genovese S among collaborators. Effects of Once-Weekly Exenatide on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Type 2 Diabetes. N Engl J Med 2017 Sep 28;377(13):1228-1239

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