Challenges in Diagnosis of Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Diabetes: Reflection to The Last 2019 ESC/EADS Guidelines for Diabetes, Pre-Diabetes and Cardiovascular Diseases
Director of Cardiology, Al Qassimi Hospital, UAE
Received Date:February 24, 2020; Published Date: May 21, 2020
With increasing incidence of diabetes mellitus worldwide, particularly in some areas of Middle East where almost 50% of patients presenting with acute coronary syndrome have diabetes mellitus, the question of the best diagnostic approach to detect early coronary artery disease before complications develop are of paramount importance. In this mini review, we present and discuss main recommendations, directions and current issues for diagnosis of cardiovascular diseases according to the new 2019 ESC/EASD Guidelines for diabetes, pre-diabetes and cardiovascular diseases.