Patients with diabetes mellitus have worse long-term outcomes and higher associated costs following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery than patients without diabetes, research shows. Diabetes is a major cause of heart disease and stroke and is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States. By 2030, 439 million people are expected to have diabetes worldwide. … Read the Rest

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  • Description: Patients with diabetes mellitus have worse long-term outcomes and higher associated costs following coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) surgery than patients without diabetes, research shows. Diabetes is a major cause of heart disease and stroke and is the 7th leading cause of death in the United States. By 2030, 439 million people are expected to have diabetes worldwide.