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Table 3 Recommendations from international guidelines for people with diabetes who are at risk for developing HF

From: Heart failure in type 2 diabetes: current perspectives on screening, diagnosis and management

Recommendations for people with diabetes and at risk for developing HF
• Lower blood pressure to <130/80 mmHg
• Examination by ECG at resting stage
• Routine assessment of microalbuminuria
• Routine assessment of eGFR
• Lifestyle changes
• RAAS blocker administration
• Assessment of body mass index