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Effects of empagliflozin on first and recurrent clinical events in patients with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease: a secondary analysis of the EMPA-REG OUTCOME trial.

Darren K McGuire, Bernard Zinman, Silvio E Inzucchi, Christoph Wanner, David Fitchett, Stefan D Anker, Stuart Pocock, Stefan Kaspers, Jyothis T George, Maximilian von Eynatten, Odd Erik Johansen, Waheed Jamal, Michaela Mattheus, Ulrich Elsasser, Stefan Hantel, Søren S Lund,

BACKGROUND:Patients with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease are at high clinical risk. We assessed the effect of the sodium-glucose co-transporter-2 inhibitor, empagliflozin, on total cardiovascular events and admissions to hospital in the EMPA-REG OUTCOME trial. METHODS:The EMPA-REG OUTCOME trial was a randomised, double-blind, non-inferiority trial of patients (aged ... Read more >>

Lancet Diabetes Endocrinol (The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology)
[2020, 8(12):949-959]

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Asthma impacts on workplace productivity in employed patients who are symptomatic despite background therapy: a multinational survey.

Kevin Gruffydd-Jones, Mike Thomas, Miguel Roman-Rodríguez, Antonio Infantino, J Mark FitzGerald, Ian Pavord, Jennifer M Haddon, Ulrich Elsasser, Christian Vogelberg,

Background: Asthma affects millions of people worldwide, with many patients experiencing symptoms that affect their daily lives despite receiving long-term controller medication. Purpose: Work is a large part of most people's lives, hence this study investigated the impact of uncontrolled asthma on work productivity in adults receiving asthma maintenance therapy. ... Read more >>

J Asthma Allergy (Journal of asthma and allergy)
[2019, 12:183-194]

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Slope of change in HbA1c from baseline with empagliflozin compared with sitagliptin or glimepiride in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Ralph A DeFronzo, Ele Ferrannini, Guntram Schernthaner, Stefan Hantel, Ulrich Elsasser, Christopher Lee, Thomas Hach, Søren S Lund,

Aims:To analyse the effect of baseline glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c) on the reduction in HbA1c with empagliflozin compared with sitagliptin or glimepiride in patients with type 2 diabetes. Materials and methods:Using regression analyses of individual patient data from two Phase III studies, we compared the change in HbA1c according to a ... Read more >>

(Endocrinology, diabetes & metabolism)
[2018, 1(2):e00016]

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Physicians' perception of guideline-recommended low-density lipoprotein target values: characteristics of misclassified patients.

Hendrik B Sager, Patrick Linsel-Nitschke, Björn Mayer, Wolfgang Lieb, Brigitte Franzel, Ulrich Elsasser, Heribert Schunkert,

AIMS: The present study investigated the awareness of primary care physicians for patient characteristics relevant for designation of low-density lipoprotein (LDL) target values. METHODS AND RESULTS: Physicians (n = 907) were asked to estimate guideline-recommended LDL target value for 30 of their patients with hyperlipidaemia. In total, 25 250 patients ... Read more >>

Eur. Heart J. (European heart journal)
[2010, 31(10):1266-1273]

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