Diabetic cardiac autonomic neuropathy
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diabetic neuropathies
diabetes mellitus
autonomic nervous system diseases

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González, J., Castaño, O., & Duque, M. (2019). Diabetic cardiac autonomic neuropathy. Revista Colombiana De Endocrinología, Diabetes &Amp; Metabolismo, 6(4), 290–295. https://doi.org/10.53853/encr.6.4.547


Cardiac autonomic neuropathy is a frequent and underdiagnosed complication of diabetes, associated with a high rates of mortality due to cardiovascular causes and physical disability. The current treatment is solely based on an expert’s recommendation and local experiences due to the lack of evidence in patient management. With this review we seek to raise awareness in the medical community about the importance of this entity, early recognition, diagnostic methods and treatment.

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