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Recommendations From: Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes. Diabetes Care 2010 (34Supp1): S11-S61.
- Blood pressure monitoring in patients with DM every six months, with a goal BP less than 140/90 mmHG
Additional Reference: ACCORD Trial: Effects of Intensive Blood-Pressure Control In Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
- Glycosylated hemoglobin (A1C) monitoring in patients with DM every 6 months, with a goal A1C less than 7%
- LDL-cholesterol, HDL-cholesterol, and triglyceride measurements annually in patients with DM, with LDL-C < 100 mg/dl, HDL-C> 45 mg/dl, and triglycerides <150 mg/dl
- Urinary microalbumin measured annually in patients with DM