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Diabetes in cardiology 2017: treating ischemic heart disease patients

ESC webinar on general cardiology

17/10/2017 18:00 17/10/2017 19:00 Europe/Paris Diabetes in cardiology 2017: treating ischemic heart disease patients

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European Society of Cardiology DD/MM/YYYY
Diabetes and the Heart
Coronary Artery Disease (Chronic)

Focus on


The participant should learn about the cardiovascular risk of patients with type 2 diabetes as well as therapeutic strategies to reduce CV risk in these high-risk patients


  • Can describe changes in CV risk and mortality risk of patients with type 2 diabetes over the last 2 decades
  • Understands the mechanisms of common risk factors adverse effects on prognosis
  • Understands the effect of glucose lowering on the risk for macro- and microvascular events
  • Can put the recent data from CVOTs (like EMPA-REG OUTCOME, LEADER, and CANVAS) with different glucose lowering drugs into perspective
  • Learn the approaches to lifestyle modification  of the comorbid patients in order to achieve reduction of  cardiovascular risk and diabetes complications rate
  • Knows how to treat associated risk factors such as hypertension and dyslipidemia

General cardiology webinars on-demand are now exclusively CME accredited for ESC Professional & Professional Plus Members.

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