To determine whether treatment with empagliflozin was able to affect the myocardial glucose metabolic rate, as assessed by cardiac dynamic 18 F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (18 F-FDG-PET) combined with euglycaemic-hyperinsulinaemic clamp compared with glimepiride in patients with type 2 diabetes.

Effects of 26 weeks of treatment with empagliflozin versus glimepiride on the myocardial glucose metabolic rate in patients with type 2 diabetes: The randomized, open-label, crossover, active-comparator FIORE trial

Succurro, Elena
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Vizza, Patrizia;Papa, Annalisa;Miceli, Sofia;Cicone, Francesco;Fiorentino, Teresa Vanessa;Sciacqua, Angela;Andreozzi, Francesco;Veltri, Pierangelo;Cascini, Giuseppe Lucio;Sesti, Giorgio
2022-01-01

Abstract

To determine whether treatment with empagliflozin was able to affect the myocardial glucose metabolic rate, as assessed by cardiac dynamic 18 F-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron emission tomography (18 F-FDG-PET) combined with euglycaemic-hyperinsulinaemic clamp compared with glimepiride in patients with type 2 diabetes.
2022
SGLT2 inhibitor
cardiovascular disease
empagliflozin
insulin resistance
randomized trial
type 2 diabetes
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