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Table 1 Schedule of measurements.

From: Hypotheses, rationale, design, and methods for prognostic evaluation in type 2 diabetic patients with angiographically normal coronary arteries. The MASS IV-DM Trial

  S 6 12 18 24 30 36 42 48 54 60
   m m m m m m m m m m
History/events X X X X X X X X X X X
Physical examination X   X   X   X   X   X
Symptom assessment X X X X X X X X X X X
Routine laboratory X X X   X   X   X   X
Electrocardiography X X X   X   X   X   X
Echocardiography X   X   X   X   X   X
Stress MPI X       X     X
Medications X X X X X X X X X X X
Angiograms X           X
CAC-Scan X           X
Arterial stiffness X           X
Resources utilization            X
Quality of life X           X
Work status X           X
Serious adverse events    Continuous       X
  1. Abbreviations: S = baseline; 6m = 6 month after study entry; 12 m to 60 m denotes months after study entry. Stress MPI=Stress myocardial perfusion imaging, CAC-Scan=Coronary-artery calcium (CAC) scan