The Glycemizer tool provides two functions:
- HbA1c calculator: helps to define patient-specific HbA1c targets
- Static targets for LDL and blood pressure: shows the LDL and blood pressure target value for diabetes patients according to the target values of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC)
The algorithm have been developed by Prof. Dr. med Roger Lehmann (Hospital University of Zürich, CH) according to European and Swiss guidelines (ADA, SGED [Swiss Society of Endocrinology and Diabetes], ESC, AGLA [Swiss Atherosclerosis Association]) and validated by the Swiss expert body.
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