A close link exists between DM and cardiovascular disease (CVD). CVD is the most prevalent cause of mortality and morbidity in diabetic populations. Diabetes News Nucleus (DNN) aims to bring to you all the latest updates in the field of diabetes care from across the world that you must be aware of.
Dr Ashok Kumar Das is a Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist, Pondicherry Institute of Medical Science (PIMS). He was former Senior Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology, Head of Department of Endocrinology and Dean and Medical Superintendent of Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education & Research, Puducherry. He has completed his MBBS, MD (Medicine), Ph.D, DNB, FAMS, FICP, FRCP. Dr Das has taught the medical undergraduates and postgraduates in Medicine and Diabetology for more than 33 years.