SAVOR-TIMI 53 was a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to assess the cardiovascular efficacy and safety of saxaglipitin, a DPP-4 inhibitor, when added to standard of care in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Saxagliptin and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
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TIMI 53 Slides
HF Risk Stratification and Efficacy of SGLT2 Inhibitors in Patients with T2DM (Berg, ESC 2019)
SAVOR DM Genetics (Marston, AHA 2019)
A Novel Genetic Risk Score Predicts Ischemic Stroke in Patients with Cardiometabolic Disease (Patel, AHA 2020)
The design and rationale of the saxagliptin assessment of vascular outcomes recorded in patients with diabetes mellitus-thrombolysis in myocardial infarction (SAVOR-TIMI) 53 study. Am Heart J. 2011 Nov;162(5):818-825.e6.
Baseline characteristics of patient population in the Saxagliptin Assessment of Vascular Outcomes Recorded in patients with diabetes mellitus (SAVOR) – TIMI 53 Trial. Diabetes Metab Res Rev. 2013 Jul;29(5):417-26.
Incidence of pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer in a randomized controlled multicenter trial (SAVOR-TIMI 53) of the dipeptidyl peptidase-4 inhibitor saxagliptin. Diabetes Care. 2014 Sep;37(9):2435-41.
Saxagliptin and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Moderate or Severe Renal Impairment: Observations From the SAVOR-TIMI 53 Trial. Diabetes Care. 2015 Apr;38(4):696-705.
Prognostic Implications of Biomarker Assessments in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes at High Cardiovascular Risk: A Secondary Analysis of a Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Cardiol. 2016 Dec 1;1(9):989-998.
Health-related quality-of-life implications of cardiovascular events in individuals with type 2 diabetes mellitus: A subanalysis from the Saxagliptin Assessment of Vascular Outcomes Recorded in Patients with Diabetes Mellitus (SAVOR)-TIMI 53 trial. Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2017 Aug;130:24-33.
Blood Pressure, Subclinical Myocardial Injury And Cardiovascular Outcomes Among Patients With Diabetes And High Cardiovascular Risk: Observations From The SAVOR-TIMI 53 Trial. Eur Heart J. 2018 Jun 21; 39(24): 2255–2262.
Cardiovascular Outcomes According to Urinary Albumin and Kidney Disease in Patients With Type 2 Diabetes at High Cardiovascular Risk: Observations From the SAVOR-TIMI 53 Trial. JAMA Cardiol. 2018 Feb 1;3(2):155-163.
Metformin Use and Clinical Outcomes among Patients with Diabetes with or without Heart Failure or Kidney Dysfunction: Observations from the SAVOR-TIMI 53 Trial. Circulation. 2019 Sep 17;140(12):1004-1014.