Cardiometabolic Health Congress

The latest news from CMHC, with physician perspective and clinician insight on heart disease, diabetes and more.

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VIDEO: Potassium-binding agents help enable tolerance of HF medications

October 13, 2019
CHICAGO — In this video exclusive, Cardiology Today Editorial Board Member Ileana L. Piña, MD, MPH, discussed her Cardiometabolic Health…
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Icosapent ethyl appropriate to use to reduce CV risk, despite pending questions

October 12, 2019
CHICAGO — Findings of cardiovascular benefit with icosapent ethyl treatment from the REDUCE-IT trial have already revealed actionable clinical…
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Top 10 takeaways from lipid management guidelines

October 12, 2019
CHICAGO — The 2018 Guideline on the Management of Blood Cholesterol, published by the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart…
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Earlier introduction of insulin may improve type 2 diabetes care for some patients

October 12, 2019
CHICAGO — Health care providers who treat patients with type 2 diabetes still need to include insulin among therapeutic options, and it may…
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Lifestyle changes as important as medication to prevent, treat type 2 diabetes

October 12, 2019
CHICAGO — Intensive lifestyle interventions and metformin therapy have had significant success in treating type 2 diabetes and should both be…
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Four strategies to obtain affordable insulin

October 11, 2019
CHICAGO — As the cost for insulin continues to rise, clinicians can take several proactive steps to help uninsured and underinsured patients…
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DAPA-HF, REWIND, other cardiometabolic science highlighted at CMHC

October 11, 2019
CHICAGO — Healio presents live updates from the late-breaking trials session at the Cardiometabolic Health Congress. Presenters highlighted…
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GLP-1 receptor agonists a ‘key building block’ for improving cardiovascular health

October 11, 2019
CHICAGO — GLP-1 receptor agonists are a medication class that has exhibited many benefits, especially in the cardiovascular realm, since being…
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Role of wearable devices increasing in health care

October 11, 2019
CHICAGO — The integration of wearable devices into clinical care is still in its beginning stages, but the devices’ use for ECG and the…
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‘Digiceuticals,’ new CGM devices, HbA1c alternatives transform diabetes management

October 10, 2019
CHICAGO — The growing abundance of technology options for better diabetes management and the trend away from HbA1c as the only evaluation…