Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

No evidence that anti-inflammatory treatment prevents progression to T2DM in CANTOS trial

3' education - Mar. 12, 2018 - ACC 2018, Orlando, FL, USA - Brendan Everett, MD - Boston, MA, USA

ACC 2018 Due to the observed link between inflammation and aberrant insulin regulation, a key secondary outcomes of the CANTOS trial was new onset T2DM in patients with prediabetes at baseline.

Educational information

This 3-minute education provides a summary of just presented scientific data, recorded during the ACC 2018. The objective is to provide a brief commentary and potential implications of these findings.


Brendan Everrett, MD is a cardiologist at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA, USA


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.

Listen to Brendan Everett discussing the diabetes results of the CANTOS trial

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