Elbert S. Huang, MD, MPH; Qi Zhang, PhD; Niren Gandra, BA; Marshall H. Chin, MD, MPH; David O. Meltzer, MD, PhD
Acknowledgment: The authors thank Priya John, MPH, for her assistance in preparing this manuscript.
Grant Support: By a National Institute on Aging Career Development Award (K23 AG021963 [Dr. Huang]), a National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Diabetes Research and Training Center (P60 DK20595 [Drs. Huang, Zhang, Chin, and Meltzer]), the Chicago Center of Excellence in Health Promotion Economics (Drs. Huang, Chin, and Meltzer), a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Small Grant (R03 HD056073 [Dr. Zhang]), and a National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Midcareer Investigator Award in Patient-Oriented Research (K24 DK071933 [Dr. Chin]).
Potential Financial Conflicts of Interest: None disclosed.
Reproducible Research Statement:Study protocol: Not available. Statistical code: Readers with questions about the simulation model used in this analysis may contact Dr. Huang (firstname.lastname@example.org). The model is not available without establishing written agreements with the authors. Data set: Not available.
Requests for Single Reprints: Elbert S. Huang, MD, MPH, The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637; e-mail, email@example.com.
Current Author Addresses: Drs. Huang, Chin, and Meltzer: The University of Chicago, 5841 South Maryland Avenue, MC 2007, Chicago, IL 60637.
Dr. Zhang: 3138 Health Sciences Building, School of Community and Environmental Health, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA 23529.
Mr. Gandra: 10 Buick Street, Box 8298, Boston, MA 02215.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: E.S. Huang, Q. Zhang, M.H. Chin, D.O. Meltzer.
Analysis and interpretation of the data: E.S. Huang, Q. Zhang, N. Gandra, D.O. Meltzer.
Drafting of the article: E.S. Huang.
Critical revision of the article for important intellectual content: E.S. Huang, Q. Zhang, M.H. Chin, D.O. Meltzer.
Final approval of the article: E.S. Huang, Q. Zhang, N. Gandra, M.H. Chin, D.O. Meltzer.
Provision of study materials or patients: D.O. Meltzer.
Statistical expertise: E.S. Huang, Q. Zhang.
Obtaining of funding: E.S. Huang.
Administrative, technical, or logistic support: N. Gandra.
Huang ES, Zhang Q, Gandra N, Chin MH, Meltzer DO. The Effect of Comorbid Illness and Functional Status on the Expected Benefits of Intensive Glucose Control in Older Patients with Type 2 Diabetes: A Decision Analysis. Ann Intern Med. 2008;149:11-19. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-149-1-200807010-00005
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