Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Staggering results for weight reduction in T2DM

IDF 2017 - Abu Dhabi, UAE

3' education - Dec. 18, 2017 - IDF 2017 - Abu Dhabi, UAE - Prof Naveed Sattar, MD - Glasgow, UK

Educational information

This 3-minute education provides a summary of just presented scientific data, recorded during the IDF 2017 congress. The objective is to provide a brief commentary and potential implications of these findings.


Naveed Sattar, MD is Professor of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow. He is an academic (active clinically) experienced in biomarker studies/trials investigating the causes, prevention and management of diabetes, obesity and heart disease. He has authored or co-authored over 650 published papers, has received several national and international prizes for his research, and is in the top 1% of cited clinical academics in the world according to the Thomson Reuters 2016 Highly Cited Researcher list.


This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.

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