whether to treat ALL patients with type 2 diabetes with an ACE inhibitor to prevent nephropathy

Experts are debating whether to treat ALL patients with type 2 diabetes with an ACE inhibitor to prevent nephropathy.

The current recommendation is to screen patients annually...then treat only patients who develop microalbuminuria.

But some experts advocate earlier treatment...to prevent nephropathy before it occurs. Treating all type 2s is more effective...but costs more than the traditional approach.

Get concise, unbiased advice for effective drug therapy, plus CE/CME

Prescriber's Letter includes:

  • 12 issues every year, with brief articles about new meds and guidelines
  • 48+ CE courses, including the popular CE-in-the-Letter
  • Quick reference drug comparison charts
  • Access to the entire archive

Already a subscriber? Log in

Volume pricing available. Get a quote