New diabetes pharmacology guidelines focus on individualized approach

According to the International Diabetes Federation (IDF), 50.8 million Indians (7.1% of adults) suffer from diabetes, making India the country with the most diabetics worldwide. The IDF estimates that diabetes kills about 1 million residents of India each year.

In a new joint position statement published by the American Diabetes Association (ADA) and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD), these organizations have moved away from the highly prescriptive algorithmic approach to the management of Type 2 diabetes recommended in their 2009 position statement, in favor of...

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