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Systematic review with meta analysis
Existing evidence is insufficient to justify metformin or other agents as first-line therapy for type 2 diabetes

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  • Rene Rodriguez-Gutierrez Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA Division of Endocrinology, University Hospital ‘Dr. Jose E. Gonzalez’ Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Mexico PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Victor M Montori Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit and Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Victor M Montori, Knowledge and Evaluation Research Unit and Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism and Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA; montori.victor{at}mayo.edu
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Rodriguez-Gutierrez R, Montori VM
Existing evidence is insufficient to justify metformin or other agents as first-line therapy for type 2 diabetes

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  • First published October 18, 2016.
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November 23, 2016

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