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A Phase III, Multicentre, International, Randomised, Parallel Group, Double Blind Cardiovascular Safety Study of BI 10773 (10 mg and 25 mg administered orally once daily) Compared to Usual Care in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Patients With Increased Cardiovascular Risk

Purpose

The purpose of this research study is to : 1. Test the safety and effectiveness of treatment with two doses BI 10773 in subjects with Type 2 diabetes and high cardiovascular risk. 2. To compare BI 10773 to placebo (inactive substance) by assessing the number of Cardiovascular Event endpoints such as cardiovascular death, nonfatal stroke and nonfatal myocardial infarction. (Enrolling in Jacksonville, FL)

Keywords

heart disease, type 2 diabetes

Principal Investigator

Kent Wehmeier, Clinical Associate Professor ( & Chief )

Department

JAX MEDICINE-GENERAL

Contact Information

kent.wehmeier@jax.ufl.edu
9042443702

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