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Diabetes Treatment Targets: How Many Americans Fall Short?

Jul 21, 2018
 

In the United States, what percentage of patients with diabetes fail to meet national treatment targets for glycemic, blood pressure, or cholesterol control?

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Answer: C. 33-49%

Explanation: According to the American Diabetes Association, 33%-49% of patients with diabetes don't meet glycemic, blood pressure, or lipid targets.

American Diabetes Association. Diabetes Care. 2017;40(Suppl 1):S6-S10.

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