Cardiometabolic Health Congress

Healio brings you the highlights from the Cardiometabolic Health Congress. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from CMHC, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.

Meeting News

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…
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Health technology offers new opportunities for physician-patient engagement

October 10, 2019
CHICAGO — New health technologies that focus on self-management of patients may be a unique way for cardiologists to engage with their…