Matthew P. Gilbert, DO, MPH; Stephen C. Bain, MD; Edward Franek, MD, PhD; Esteban Jodar-Gimeno, MD, PhD; Michael A. Nauck, MD; Richard Pratley, MD; Rosângela Roginski Réa, MD; José Francisco Kerr Saraiva, MD, PhD; Søren Rasmussen, MSc, PhD; Karen Tornøe, MD, PhD; Bernt Johan von Scholten, MD, DMSc; John B. Buse, MD PhD; and the LEADER Publication Committee on behalf of the LEADER Trial Investigators *
Presented in part at the American College of Cardiology 67th Annual Scientific Session and Expo, Orlando, Florida, 10–12 March 2018.
Note: Dr. Gilbert had full access to the data and takes responsibility for their integrity and completeness and the accuracy of the analysis; is the guarantor for this article; and affirms that it is an honest, accurate, and transparent account of the study being reported. No important aspects of the study have been omitted, and any discrepancies from the study as originally planned have been explained.
Acknowledgment: The authors thank the participants, investigators, and all those involved in the conduct of the trial and Aneela Majid, PhD, and Izabel James, MBBS, from Watermeadow Medical and funded by Novo Nordisk for medical writing and editorial support, respectively.
Financial Support: By Novo Nordisk.
Disclosures: Disclosures can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M18-1569.
Reproducible Research Statement:Study protocol: See Supplement 1. Statistical code: SAS code (SAS Institute) is available from Dr. Gilbert (e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org). Data set: Subject-level analysis data sets are available from Dr. Gilbert (e-mail, email@example.com).
Gilbert MP, Bain SC, Franek E, Jodar-Gimeno E, Nauck MA, Pratley R, et al. Effect of Liraglutide on Cardiovascular Outcomes in Elderly Patients: A Post Hoc Analysis of a Randomized Controlled Trial. Ann Intern Med. [Epub ahead of print 4 December 2018]170:423–426. doi: 10.7326/M18-1569
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