Clinical guidelines are important tools for supporting decision-making, transforming best practice, and improving patient outcomes. Where several guidelines are available for a particular clinical topic, we develop Guidelines comparison tables to allow easy access to recommendations. Collated and reviewed by our in-house pharmacists and editors, this updated Guidelines comparison table summarises the top-line recommendations on the pharmacological management of type 2 diabetes mellitus in adults, from the following sources (for source references, see the table footnotes):

20210603 Guidelines comparison table [online]


The content in this Guidelines comparison table is deliberately concise and readers are strongly advised to refer to the original guidelines and consensus report as listed above. Readers should also refer to the summary of product characteristics when a drug therapy is described. Download a PDF of this comparison table here.