Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death in patients with diabetes mellitus. Several hypoglycemic agents have undergone CV outcome trials (CVOTs) that focus on patients with pre-existing CVD or are at high risk of developing CVD. In this issue of Diabetes News Nucleus, let us learn more about the anti-diabetic drugs and CV outcomes.
Medical Director and Consultant Diabetologist,Dr. Kovils Diabetes Care Center,Mumbai
Dr. Rajiv Kovil is a Diabetologist in Andheri West, Mumbai and has an experience of 22 years in this field. Dr. Rajiv Kovil practices at Dr. Kovil's Diabetes Care Centre in Andheri West, Mumbai. Dr. Kovil's Diabetes Care Centre in Andheri West, Mumbai and Nanavati Super Speciality Hospital in Vileparle West, Mumbai. He completed MBBS from Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai in 1996 and Diploma in Diabetology (Mumbai University) from Topiwala National Medical College, Mumbai in 1999.
Medical Director, Dr Negulars Diabetes & Thyroid Specialities Center, Thane, Mumbai
MD, FACE. FACP, PGD (UK) Medical Director, Dr. Negulars Diabetes & Thyroid Specialities Center, Thane, Mumbai.