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Discontinuation of metformin in the setting of coronary angiography: clinical uncertainty amongst physicians reflecting a poor evidence base

EuroIntervention 2012;7:1103-1110 publish online ahead of print September 2011. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV7I9A175

Annette Maznyczka
Annette Maznyczka1*, BSc, MBChB; Aung Myat2, BSc, MBBS, MRCP; Anthony Gershlick1, BSc, MBBS, FRCP
1. Department of Cardiology, Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, United Kingdom; 2. The Rayne Institute, St Thomas’ Hospital, King’s College London, London, United Kingdom

Aims: Metformin is widely prescribed for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus and is associated with a reduction in diabetes-induced cardiovascular morbidi

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