Heart in Diabetes

Healio brings you the highlights from Heart in Diabetes. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from HiD, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
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In emerging area of ‘diabetic lung disease,’ pioglitazone may play preventive role

July 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a growing problem in the setting of insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes, and pioglitazone…
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Speakers revisit role of metformin in type 2 diabetes

July 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — The role metformin should play as first-line therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes continues to spark debate, a discussion at…
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Newer diabetes agents show promise for renal disease

July 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Large cardiovascular outcome trials for antidiabetes agents in two drug classes have yielded potentially promising data with…
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Experts weigh pros, cons of second-line diabetes therapies

July 16, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Panelists at the Heart in Diabetes Clinical Education Conference presented their respective arguments for their choice of SGLT2…
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Treatment goals, benefits in CKD, CVD may need revisiting

July 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Lack of data may lead to changes in treatment goals and benefits for patients with cardiovascular disease and chronic kidney…
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Consider patient risk when targeting BP in diabetes

July 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — A debate continues over the optimal target for blood pressure management in type 2 diabetes with comorbid hypertension, with…
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Cardiologists should consider prescribing GLP1 agents for CVD prevention in type 2 diabetes

July 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Although endocrinologists may routinely prescribe the newer classes of diabetes drugs approved for cardiovascular risk…
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VIDEO: Focus on heart failure prevention warranted in patients with diabetes

July 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Javed Butler, MD, MPH, MBA, FACC, FAHA, the Patrick A. Lehan Professor and chairman of the department…
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Lifestyle changes necessary for mitigating cardiometabolic risk

July 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — Lifestyle modifications, such as adherence to a healthy diet, smoking cessation and adequate exercise, are a must to help reduce…
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AACE/ACE algorithm: In type 2 diabetes, address multifactorial risk management

July 15, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — In treating adults with prediabetes or type 2 diabetes, clinicians must consider and work to treat all risk factors for…

Meeting Calendar

Heart in Diabetes

July 13, 2018 - July 15, 2018