Type 2 Diabetes Associated with Increased Risk of Stroke and Cardiovascular Problems, but Metabolic Syndrome Is Not
Craig Boerner, JAMA/Archives
who have had an ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack (TIA), type 2 diabetes
was associated with an increased risk of recurrent stroke or cardiovascular
events, but metabolic syndrome was not, according to a report published Online
First today by Archives of Neurology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals.
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