Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Management of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes: Update on novel trends and developments

Lecture - July 30, 2016 - Asian Interchange on Diabetes meeting - Richard E. Pratley, MD – Florida Hospital Diabetes Institute, Orlando, FL, USA

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  • Multiple metabolic abnormalities contribute to hyperglycaemia in T2DM 1:07
  • Recommended treatment algorithms and factors based on which to individualise management 4:42
  • Different antidiabetic drugs target different pathogenic mechanisms, with complementary effects 8:12
  • What is known about the efficacy of the many possible combinations of antidiabetic drugs? 25:22
  • Trials addressing safety concerns associated with novel diabetes agents 28:39
  • Some antihyperglycaemic agents show a benefit on CV outcomes 35:22
  • Considerations for selecting therapies 42:25

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