Heart in Diabetes

The latest news from HiD, with physician perspective, interviews and clinician insight on cardiometabolic health.

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VIDEO: Big data has potential to change management of cardiometabolic disorders

July 12, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Michael Snyder, PhD, chair of the department of genetics at Stanford University, highlights the
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Annual Heart in Diabetes conference highlights intersection of diabetes, cardiovascular health, kidney disease

July 11, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Leading experts from a range of specialties will once again come together to address the relationship between type 2 diabetes…
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VIDEO: Antithrombotic therapy strategies in diabetes 'rapidly evolving'

July 19, 2018
PHILADELPHIA — In this video exclusive, Deepak L. Bhatt, MD, MPH, executive director of interventional cardiovascular programs at Brigham and…
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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…