Exploring the impact of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) on diabetes control in diabetes patients: a prospective observational study in general practice
Background:Little is known about the association between COPD and diabetes control parameters.Aims:To explore the association between comorbid COPD and longitudinal glycaemic control (HbA 1C) and systolic blood pressure (SBP) in a primary care cohort of diabetes patients.Methods:This is a prospective cohort study of type 2 diabetes patients in the Netherlands. In a mixed model analysis, we tested differences in the 5-year longitudinal development of HbA 1C and SBP according to COPD comorbidity...[Show more]
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