A study of prescribing patterns for primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular diseases and stroke for diabetic patients
- At: 2007 FIP Congress in Beijing (China)
- Type: Poster
- By: AL-JAMAL, Mohammed (RMH hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia)
Background: It is now well established that diabetes mellitus is an extremely common disorder in Saudi Arabia. Recently published surveys indicate that nearly one Saudi Arabian in five (20%) beyond the age of 30 has diabetes mellitus. A number of large clinical trials have established statins as effective agents in the prevention of both primary.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.