Navigation Links
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.

More information on the R3i is available from:


'/>"/>
SOURCE Residual Risk Reduction initiative (R3i)
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Related biology technology :

1. Kensey Nash to Present at the Canaccord Adams Small-Cap Orthopedics Conference
2. Symmetry Medical to Present at Canaccord Adams Small-Cap Orthopedics Conference
3. Unmet Needs Provide Challenges and Opportunities for Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Developers According to MedPredict Report
4. SyntheMed to Present at Canaccord Adams Small-Cap Orthopedics Conference
5. NuVasive to Present at Canaccord Adams Small-Cap Orthopedics Conference
6. Osteotech to Present at the Canaccord Adams Small-Cap Orthopedics Conference in San Francisco
7. C1-Esterase Inhibitor Concentrate Rapidly Relieves Abdominal and Facial Attacks in Patients with Hereditary Angioedema, According to Pivotal Study
8. As Billions in Blockbuster Drug Revenue Goes Off Patent, Life Sciences Companies are Challenged to Fundamentally Change Future R&D Strategies, According to New Deloitte Report
9. Anadys Pharmaceuticals to Present at the CanAccord Adams Hepatitis C Conference
10. Pharmasset to Present at the Canaccord Adams Hepatitis C Conference on Wednesday, April 9th
11. Sangamo BioSciences to Present at the Canaccord Adams Diabetes and Obesity Conference
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... Park Systems , ... scientific research into new classes of Nanoscale Graphene-based materials poised to revolutionize industries ... wonder material of the 21st Century' by the researchers who were awarded the ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... 30, 2015  Juniper Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: JNP ... therapeutics that address unmet medical needs in women,s ... will present at the Cantor Fitzgerald Inaugural ... 2015Time: , 4:45 PM EDTLocation: , Le Parker ... , www.juniperpharma.com, under  ,Investor, or  click ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... Francisco, CA (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 ... ... FMT Patients , Study will provide new insights on mechanics of fecal microbiota ... a new partnership to study the microbiome of patients undergoing fecal microbiota transplantation ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... services to the federal government, announced in a paper published this week in ... a potential problem with the diagnostic techniques currently used to detect the Ebola ...
Breaking Biology Technology:How Graphene–based Nanomaterials and Films Revolutionize Science Explained in July 9 Webinar Hosted by Park Systems 2How Graphene–based Nanomaterials and Films Revolutionize Science Explained in July 9 Webinar Hosted by Park Systems 3How Graphene–based Nanomaterials and Films Revolutionize Science Explained in July 9 Webinar Hosted by Park Systems 4Juniper Pharmaceuticals to Present at Cantor Fitzgerald Inaugural Healthcare Conference on July 8, 2015 2uBiome and OpenBiome Partner for Microbiome Study in FMT Patients 2uBiome and OpenBiome Partner for Microbiome Study in FMT Patients 3Noblis and Government Scientists Identify New Genomic Signatures of Ebola Using Whole Genomic Sequencing and Innovative BioVelocity Analytics Tool 2Noblis and Government Scientists Identify New Genomic Signatures of Ebola Using Whole Genomic Sequencing and Innovative BioVelocity Analytics Tool 3Noblis and Government Scientists Identify New Genomic Signatures of Ebola Using Whole Genomic Sequencing and Innovative BioVelocity Analytics Tool 4
... cells in his Primate Center lab. Photo courtesy of ... James Thomson avoided talking politics in ... election, explaining instead the science behind his research into ... University of Wisconsin-Madison campus since his 1998 feat of ...
... Roy came into CUNA Mutual Groups IT shop, he wasnt ... Steve Haroldson, retired leaving its IT organization with strong connections ... As the new guy with big shoes to fill, Rick ... ,Rick and CUNA both recognized that when you tie IT ...
... job-finding site IT chief becomes marketer ... WARF to put on patent-strategy conference ... UW grads get new job-finding site ,The Wisconsin Alumni Association ... find jobs, called Badger Access . The site uses ...
Cached Biology Technology:James Thomson plans to stay in Madison to study genesis of stem cells 2James Thomson plans to stay in Madison to study genesis of stem cells 3CIO of CUNA Mutual Group talks on business-IT fusion 2CIO of CUNA Mutual Group talks on business-IT fusion 3Tech Digest: whats moving in the Midwest (11/3/04) 2
(Date:6/16/2015)... , June 16, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - ... partnership centralized around the incorporation of handyem,s HPC-150 ... diagnostic laboratory, the Mo-POD™. This unprecedented model of ... International Conference at the Pennsylvania ... from June 15 th to 18 th ...
(Date:6/15/2015)... -- A new report [ 1 ... US consumers using mobile banking applications want their mobile devices ... voiceprint, instead of having to prove who they are with ... Identity   -   The Fusion of Financial Services, Mobile ... primary channel used by Gen X and Gen Y to ...
(Date:6/9/2015)... June 9, 2015   MedNet Solutions , an ... spectrum of clinical research, will be providing demonstrations of ... at the 2015 Drug Information Association (DIA) Annual Meeting ... 15-17.  These presentations will include previews of many exciting ... the upcoming iMedNet 2015 Feature 1 Release. ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 2handyem and FlowMetric Diagnostics announce their partnership in the development of Flow Cytometry- Based Solutions in diagnostic capabilities 3One in Four US Consumers Would Share Their DNA With Their Bank to Secure Financial and Personal Information, Telstra Report Finds 2One in Four US Consumers Would Share Their DNA With Their Bank to Secure Financial and Personal Information, Telstra Report Finds 3One in Four US Consumers Would Share Their DNA With Their Bank to Secure Financial and Personal Information, Telstra Report Finds 4MedNet To Provide Sneak Peeks Of Its iMedNet "2015 Feature 1 Release" At The DIA Annual Meeting 2MedNet To Provide Sneak Peeks Of Its iMedNet "2015 Feature 1 Release" At The DIA Annual Meeting 3
... the DNA in the nucleus of each of our cells is ... molecules serve as coding templates for the synthesis of proteins. Of ... a scant few are known: they inhibit the activity of genes ... packaged within cells. What the rest of them do within cells ...
... biological material, for example food, can be kept for ... at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden, is close to ... are programmed to carry out various biological functions. The ... carry out these functions is dependent on the amount ...
... Compound Steady Domestic Demand for Innovative Video Security ... Stills, a leading video forensics and image enhancement ... profitability and customer results. With U.S. sales ... new distribution partner relationships and significant sales in ...
Cached Biology News:CSHL researchers pinpoint structure-building role for 2 non-coding RNAs 2CSHL researchers pinpoint structure-building role for 2 non-coding RNAs 3Salient Stills Notches Significant Advances in Profitability, Diversity of Sales and Customers, and Video Forensics Technology in 2008 2
Strip Removal Tool 25/Box...
... Innovative HL-2000 HybriLinker combines the benefits of ... one self-contained, space saving unit. , ... Science Laboratory allows crosslinking ,and hybridization at one ... the HL-2000 operate independently of each other ...
Oven mesh sheets, large, 23 x 23cm, pack of 5...
... wide variety of solvent vapors that can contaminate ... flask (GCF400) allows for the collection of liquid ... Rapid cooling time minimizes waiting period., , ... changes , -50?C Temerature ...
Biology Products: