Hyperglycaemia, ejection fraction and the risk of heart failure or cardiovascular death in patients with type 2 diabetes and a recent acute coronary syndrome


This study investigated whether HF risk in people with chronic hyperglycaemia varied with LVEF. It found that chronic hyperglycaemia was associated with an increased risk of HF independent of LVEF.

Shin SH, Claggett B, Pfeffer MA, et al. Eur J Heart Fail 2020; epub ahead of press.