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Type 2 diabetes 

Type 2 diabetes
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Type 2 diabetes
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10.1093/med/9780199545629.003.002
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date: 05 May 2021

Incidence and epidemiology 28

Aetiology 30

Risk factors for developing Type 2 diabetes 32

Presentation 33

Principles of treatment 34

Diet and lifestyle intervention 36

Metformin 38

Sulphonylureas and post-prandial regulators 39

Thiazolidinediones also known as glitazones 40

Alpha-glucosidase inhibitors 42

Dipeptidyl peptidase 4 inhibitors ...

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