Gerstein, MD, MSc, FRCPC
, of McMaster University and Hamilton Health Sciences added, "We chose to use metformin, acarbose and basal insulin glargine in this trial as these medications have all been shown to slow or prevent the development of type 2 diabetes.
Reprints: Faisal Al-Mohammedi, MD, FRCPC
, Department of Pathology, University of Toronto, 22 Greystone Court, Toronto, ON M8V4A5, Canada (e-mail:fahmd2002@hotmail.
The trial was conducted by Principal Investigator, Jean-Claude Tardif, MD, FRCPC
, FACC of the Montreal Heart Institute.
Julio Montaner, MD, FRCPC
, FCCP, is Clinical Director of the BC Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS and Professor of Medicine, University of British Columbia, in Vancouver, Canada.
Mustafa Al Maini, MD, Msc FRCPC
, Chief of Rheumatology, Allergy and Clinical Immunology Division at Mafraq Hospital, is leading the organisation of the event, following its huge success since inception in 2011.
ANNICK DESJARDINS, MD, FRCPC
, Associate Professor of Neurology-Department of Medicine, The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke
Savithiri Ratnapalan, MB, BS, MEd, MRCP, FRCPC
, FAAP is an associate professor in the department of paediatrics and the Dalla Lana School of Public Health at the University of Toronto.
, FCCP Consultant; Associate Professor, King Saud Bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences.
Abdulkareem Al Momen, MD, FRCPC
, Professor of Medicine, Hematology & Oncology at King Saud University, KSA, was the other featured speaker at Salus Referral Laboratory.
Paul Ranalli, MD, FRCPC
, a lecturer in neurology at the University of Toronto, to write the following response:
Diamandis, MD, PhD, FRCPC
, DABCC, FACB, is division head of clinical biochemistry in the department of pathology and laboratory medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital; biochemist-in-chief at the University Health Network and Toronto Medical Laboratories; and division head of clinical biochemistry in the department of laboratory medicine and pathobiology at the University of Toronto in Ontario, Canada.
Ahmed Mansour, MD, Mark Pearce, MD, Benjamin Johnson, BSe, Michael Sai Lai Sey, HBSc, Ninos Oda, MD, Natasha Collegala, HBSc, Upasana Krishnadev, BHSc, Shree Bhalerao, BA, BSe, Pgd, MD, FRCPC