Type 2 Diabetes with Cardiovascular Disease – SURPASS-CVOT
To assess the effects and compare 2 medications on cardiovascular outcomes in patients with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease
To be considered for the study you must meet the following criteria:
- 40 years of age or older
- Have a diagnosis of type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular disease
- Have a BMI ≥ 25kg/m2
Your participation in this study would be for approximately 4 years.
You will need to attend the clinic for an initial assessment, including medical and medication history, physical exam, blood tests and vital status assessed. You will also be required to undertake an eye examination at the beginning of the study.
Eligible participants will then be required to attend the clinic every 4 weeks for 6 months, and then every 3 months thereafter for drug dispensation. During these visits you will also be asked about your health, medications and have further blood tests.
You will be reimbursed for travel and study expenses.