Daily Archives: May 26, 2011

Journal club: Pioglitizone, vitamin E, or placebo for nonalcoholic steatohepatitis

(NEJM, May 2010) In this study, 80 patients received pioglitazone 30 mg/day, vitamin E 800 IU/day or placebo for two years.  Nobody had diabetes mellitus, though insulin resistance was present.  Biopsies were performed before and after.  Major side effect included … Continue reading

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