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Hepatic events associated with sodium-glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors in patients with type 2 diabetes: a nationwide cohort study

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  • Contributors SB designed the overall research, collected the data, performed statistical analyses, interpreted the data and wrote the manuscript. HEJ designed the overall research, interpreted the data and contributed to the writing of the manuscript. SP contributed to the statistical analyses and writing of the manuscript. J-YS designed the study, supervised the statistical analyses and interpretation of data and critically revised the manuscript. OHYY, YC, JC, DHS and YMC critically revised the design and manuscript. J-YS as a guarantor of the study, accepts full responsibility for the result of this study, had access to the data and controlled the decision to publish.

  • Funding This research was supported by a grant (21183MFDS542) from the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety, South Korea, in 2021–2022.

  • Competing interests J-YS received grants from the Ministry of Food and Drug Safety, the Ministry of Health and Welfare, the National Research Foundation of Korea and pharmaceutical companies, including Daiichi Sankyo, GlaxoSmithKline and Pfizer, outside the submitted work.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; externally peer reviewed.

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