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ACCORD Lipid Study Brings new Hope to People With Type 2 Diabetes and Atherogenic Dyslipidemia Says International Academic Foundation
Date:3/14/2010

sk patients with controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus at target for LDL-C. Fenofibrate was chosen because subgroup analyses from previous trials had shown added benefits in patients with type 2 diabetes, or in those with abdominal obesity characteristic of the metabolic syndrome.(10-14) No other clinical trial had previously tested this strategy.

However, the population treated was broader than that recommended by current guidelines for fenofibrate. More than 80 percent of patients did not have sufficiently elevated TG and low HDL-C warranting treatment according to current clinical practice.

ACCORD Lipid established that extending fenofibrate treatment to this broader population did not significantly benefit any of the primary or secondary cardiovascular outcomes in the total study population. However, the study did show a substantial reduction in cardiovascular events with fenofibrate-simvastatin treatment in patients with atherogenic dyslipidemia, with event rates decreasing from 17.3 percent in the simvastatin monotherapy group to 12.4 percent with combination treatment over 4.7 years. This result supports current guidelines and common clinical practice.

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