Statin Therapy with Type 2 Diabetes & Nephropathy

December 8, 2016

In patients with type 2 diabetes complicated by nephropathy, what is the real life effect of statin therapy on cardiovascular disease prevention?

In this Medical News Minute, developed exclusively for Endocrinology Network, Dr. Bobby Lazzara reviews a study looking at patients with type 2 diabetes and diabetic nephropathy and the effect of statin therapy. Will this patient cohort experience fewer total major adverse cardio-vascular events?