Endocrine Disorders: Evaluation and Management

  • Author: Todd T. Brown, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 11/14/16 (What's New)

Summary

  • Recommendations for the monitoring of microvascular complications in HIV-infected patients are the same as the general population (Table 9)[ADA Guidelines]
  • Aggressive control of other cardiovascular risk factors, including blood pressure, low density lipoprotein cholesterol, smoking cessation, weight loss, and aspirin therapy, has been shown to decrease risk of cardiovascular death in patients with diabetes[Gaede 2008]

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