Does a combined program of dietary modification and physical activity or the use of metformin reduce the conversion from impaired glucose tolerance to type 2 diabetes?

Dorothy EM Mackerras
Med J Aust 2003; 178 (4): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2003.tb05138.x
Published online: 17 February 2003

Trial: Diabetes Prevention Program Research Group. Reduction in the incidence of type 2 diabetes with lifestyle intervention or metformin. N Engl J Med 2002; 346: 393-403.

  • Dorothy EM Mackerras

  • Menzies School of Health Research, Casuarina, NT.


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