& u by postangioplasty restenosis and is best explained by more aggressive disease progression in the diabetic patients, disease progression that may not have been recognized because of a relative lack of symptoms in diabetic patients. The results reported from BARI, EAST, and CABRI are congruent and highlight the importance of postrevascularization medical, lifestyle, and surveillance strategies aimed at preventing and detecting atherosclerotic disease progression in all revas-cularized patients, but especially in the diabetic population.

Diabetes 2

Diabetes 2

Diabetes is a disease that affects the way your body uses food. Normally, your body converts sugars, starches and other foods into a form of sugar called glucose. Your body uses glucose for fuel. The cells receive the glucose through the bloodstream. They then use insulin a hormone made by the pancreas to absorb the glucose, convert it into energy, and either use it or store it for later use. Learn more...

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