Glycaemic control lessens heart failure risk in T2DM

In patients with type 2 diabetes, tighter glycaemic control improves left ventricular function, Sydney cardiologists have shown.

Their trial involved 105 type 2 patients with poor glycaemic control, who underwent an intervention targeting blood glucose, blood pressure and cholesterol levels.

At baseline patients had impaired LV systolic and diastolic function, but after the 12-month intervention LV global