Stephen M Wittenberg
Affiliation: Baystate Medical Center
- Comparison of efficacy of implanted cardioverter-defibrillator in patients with versus without diabetes mellitusStephen M Wittenberg
Department of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine and Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA
Am J Cardiol 96:417-9. 2005..38 to 0.98) and nondiabetics (HR 0.71; 95% CI 0.49 to 1.05), with no evidence of interaction. Thus, diabetic patients derive a similar benefit from ICD therapy despite being sicker and having a higher mortality rate overall...