UKPDS

AcronymDefinition
UKPDSUnited Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study Group (est. 1977)
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Development and progression of nephropathy in type 2 diabetes: The United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS).
UKPDS showed mortality reduction and compilations were also reduced but other trials did not show this mortality reduction.
When he and his associates applied the UKPDS Risk Engine to the ACCORD cohort, they found that the UPKDS Risk Engine overpredicted the risk of stroke (2.3% vs.
The UKPSD Outcomes Model provides a full set of equation parameters that were derived from bootstrap samples of the original UKPDS trial population.
UKPDS enrolled 5100 type 2 diabetic patients and with respect to the development and progression of nephropathy reported that following 10 years of diagnosis, prevalence of moderately increased albuminuria, severely increased albuminuria and elevated plasma creatinine (more than 2 mg/dL) was 25, 05 and 0.8% respectively7.
Furthermore, the Kumamoto Study and the UK Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) confirmed that intensive glycemic control significantly decreased rates of microvascular complications in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Risk factors for coronary artery disease in non-insulin dependent diabetes mellitus: United Kingdom prospective diabetes study (UKPDS: 23).
It is known from the United Kingdom Prospective Diabetes Study (UKPDS) that metformin significantly reduced the risk of many diabetes-related macrovascular and microvascular events when compared with other hypoglycemic therapies in diabetic patients [5].
Additional observations from the UKPDS underscore the importance of early control of hyperglycemia; most noteworthy, benefits of blood glucose control were sustained for up to 10 years after cessation of randomized treatment.