Published in Cardiovascular Business Week, February 20th, 2007
Study 1: Researchers detail in "Impact of type 2 diabetes on myocardial insulin sensitivity to glucose uptake and perfusion in patients with coronary artery disease," new data in heart disease. According to a study from Aarhus, Denmark, "AND Myocardial insulin resistance (IR) is a feature of coronary artery disease (CAD) with reduced left ventricular ejection fraction (LVEF). Whether type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) with CAD and preserved LVEF induces myocardial IR and whether insulin in these patients acts as a myocardial vasodilator is debated."
"We studied 27 CAD patients (LVEF...
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