07 Jan 2001

- United Kingdom

Updated: 07 Jan 2001

Description, Presentation and Dosage


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Heart Failure

Heart Failure is a progressive chronic disorder that results in the inability of the heart to pump blood efficiently to the bodys tissues.

Chronic heart failure is an increasing public health problem; the growing prevalence in industrialised countries means that 1-2% of the adult population of these countries are now thought to have chronic heart failure.1-3 Estimates suggest that the prevalence in Europe, USA and Japan could increase by approximately 16.5% over the next ten years.4

Type 2 Diabetes

Type 2 Diabetes

The Type 2 Diabetes Learning Zone comprises the Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Knowledge Centre containing current prevalence statistics, treatment options, current diagnosis criteria from WHO and ADA, and latest guidelines; a Therapy Focus area compiling material on emerging insulin/incretin treatment combinations; and a free CME activity titled the ‘Role of Newer Therapies for Type 2 Diabetes in Combination with Insulin’. The CME is EACCME-accredited and worth 1 European CME credit (ECMEC). 


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