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An intervention trial for patients with hyperglycaemia and acute coronary syndrome: How effective is lifestyle advice?

Publication date: Saturday, 08 June 2013
Contributor(s): et al., Jeremy D Krebs

Abnormal glucose metabolism in people admitted to hospital experiencing an acute coronary syndrome (ACS) strongly predicts development of type 2 diabetes and future cardiovascular events. This paper describes a prospective nine-month parallel design randomised intervention trial involving people admitted to the Wellington Regional Heart and Lung Unit with ACS and hyperglycaemia.

Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 6 Number 2 Apr-May-Jun 2013
Print edition page(s): 72
Contributor(s): et al., Jeremy D Krebs

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