Effects of intensive interventions compared to standard care in people with type 2 diabetes and microalbuminuria on risk factors control and cardiovascular outcomes: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials.
Muhammad Usman, Clare L Gillies, Kamlesh Khunti, Melanie J Davies
Diabetes Res Clin Pract | Published : 2018
AIMS: The effect of intensive glycaemic control, blood pressure control and lipid levels control alone or as part of a multifactorial intervention has not been fully evaluated. We aimed to estimate the effects of more intensive interventions, compared with standard care, on risk factor control and cardiovascular outcomes in people with type 2 diabetes and microalbuminuria. METHODS: We searched MEDLINE, Embase and the Cochrane library without language restrictions from inception to August 10, 2018. We included randomised controlled trials that evaluated intensive interventions in adults with type 2 diabetes and microalbuminuria. The review was registered on PROSPERO (registration number 42017..View full abstract