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Physicians frequently fail to de-intensify treatment in older patients with diabetes and very low haemoglobin A1c or blood pressure

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  • Contributors RMcC and KL drafted the manuscript and participated in critical revisions.

  • Funding National Institute on Ageing, 10.13039/100000049, K23 AG048359, P30 AG21342.

  • Competing interests KL receives support from the Centers of Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop and maintain publicly reported quality measures.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.

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