AACE Comprehensive Diabetes Management Algorithm

AACE: 7/11/13

NEW! American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists’ Comprehensive Diabetes Management Algorithm 2013
Consensus Statement
 published in Endocr Pract. 2013;19 (Suppl 1):1-48

Lifestyle optimization is essential for all pa-tients with diabetes. This is multifaceted, ongoing, and engages the entire diabetes team. However, such efforts should not delay needed pharmacotherapy, which can be initi-ated simultaneously and adjusted based on the response to lifestyle efforts. The need for medical therapy should not be interpreted as a failure of lifestyle management, but as an adjunct to it. Read more