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Moving from the stratification of primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular risk in diabetes towards a continuum of risk: need for a new paradigm

Authors: Xavier Garcia-Moll, Vivencio Barrios, Josep Franch-Nadal

This article discusses how patients with diabetes should be treated
according to their CV risk considered as a continuum and not simply as falling within primary or secondary prevention.

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Current perspectives on the use of statins in the treatment of dyslipidaemic patients: focus on pitavastatin

Authors: Lale Tokgözoglu MD, José Luis Zamorano MD

A meeting entitled ‘Current Perspective on the Use of Statins in the Treatment of Dyslipidemic Patients’ was held in Stresa, Italy, on 27–28th June 2019. This meeting report summarizes the main messages of the discussion with a special focus on pitavastatin, whose main features in different settings are described.

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Corrigendum: Efficacy and safety of photodynamic therapy with RLP068 for diabetic foot ulcers: a review of the literature and clinical experience

Authors: Felicia Pantò MD, Liboria Adamo BSc, Carla Giordano MD, Carmelo Licciardello MD
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Efficacy and safety of photodynamic therapy with RLP068 for diabetic foot ulcers: a review of the literature and clinical experience

Authors: Felicia Pantò MD, Liboria Adamo BSc, Carla Giordano MD, Carmelo Licciardello MD

This is the second part of a literature review concerning diabetic foot ulcers (DFUs) and the use of antimicrobial photodynamic therapy (PDT). It focuses on the Zn(II)phthalocyanine derivative RLP608.

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Adding ezetimibe to statin therapy: latest evidence and clinical implications

Authors: Marija Vavlukis MD, PhD, FESC, Ana Vavlukis MSc

This review examines the therapeutic efficacy and safety of ezetimibe in combination therapy with statins and its potential side effects.

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