Treatment Intensification in Type 2 Diabetes: 3 Cases

Sudipa Sarkar, MD

When intensifying T2DM therapy to reach glycemic goals, newer agents target common comorbidities. Which would you choose in these 3 scenarios?

Choice of antihyperglycemic agent after metformin can now be selected to also address comorbidites often seen in T2DM patients. Each of the 3 patients in this short case quiz presents a challenge as well as an opportonity to optimize diabetes care.