But I'm Only 44!

Case Study

Mr. Fernandez is a 44 year old man who has had type 2 diabetes for 7 years, and no end organ damage.

What is the best approach for vascular protection for Mr. Fernandez?

Reveal Answer

Because Mr. Fernandez is over 40 years of age, and does not have any end organ damage, Diabetes Canada guidelines recommend therapy with:

  • Statin to target LDL ≤2.0 mmol/L

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