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August 3, 2009

Are We Meeting the American Diabetes Association Goals for HIV‐Infected Patients with Diabetes Mellitus?

"American Diabetes Association goals (for hemoglobin A1c, blood pressure, and lipid levels) were defined by 2008 American Diabetes Association guidelines. HIV‐infected diabetic patients achieved American Diabetes Association goals at rates similar to those in general medicine clinic patients. A multidisciplinary approach is needed to improve diabetes management in HIV clinics."

Read a little more in Clinical Infectious Diseases, July 27, 2009.