Cardiometabolic Risk Summit

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

Be accurate, thorough when coding patient visits

October 21, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Medical professionals should not shy away from using more than one correct Z code to describe a patient visit, according to a…

Healthful, unique dietary patterns help prevent, treat insulin resistance

October 20, 2016
LAS VEGAS – Though the risk for insulin resistance and associated conditions can be decreased with healthy dietary patterns, what works for one…
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Consider long-acting contraceptives for all women of reproductive age and at cardiometabolic risk

October 16, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Long-acting reversible contraceptives are the recommended option for women and adolescents with cardiometabolic risk, according to…
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Embrace food as an 'integral part of medicine' to shift focus from intervention to prevention

October 16, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Culinary medicine, a new and still-evolving area of medicine, has the potential to reduce the prevalence of various diseases and…
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Pain is likely comorbid, co-contributory to negative CV outcomes

October 15, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Determine what type of pain a patient has, what the pain is trying to signal and then consider a multimodal approach as it…
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For most cancer survivors, preventative CVD treatment, surveillance needed

October 15, 2016
LAS VEGAS — It is important for primary care doctors to understand the cardiovascular disease risks for cancer survivors and how to monitor…
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Pregnancy history can inform a woman's future risk of heart disease

October 15, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Physicians can help reduce a woman's risk of cardiovascular disease by taking into account her pregnancy history, according to an…
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Coach your patients to be 'lifestyle change black belts'

October 15, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Develop a partnership with the patient as a coach and figure out what is the patient’s motivation for healthy lifestyle…
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Expert reports success in improving depression, resilience with wellness intervention

October 14, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Both patients and physicians can benefit from a validated wellness intervention, Saundra Jain, MD, PsyD, LPC, from the University…
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8 strategies to increase wellness, cope with physician burnout

October 14, 2016
LAS VEGAS — Physicians can reclaim the joy in their practice and apply strategies to mitigate their risk of burnout, according to an expert…

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Cardiometabolic Risk Summit

October 24, 2019 - October 26, 2019