5 Things a cardiologist needs to know about diabetes
CME accredited E-LearningOnline-CME - This course consists of 5 separate lectures.
This CME accredited course consists of 5 separate short lectures. View and complete all 5 items separately and earn 1 CME credit.
This course consists of the following 5 lectures:
- Natural history of diabetes: focus on microvascular and macrovascular complications by Kausik Ray, MD; London, United Kingdom
- HbA1c in CVD by Naveed Sattar, MD; Glasgow, United Kingdom
- Key classes of antidiabetic drugs: How do they work? by Cliff Bailey, MD; Birmingham, United Kingdom
- T2DM and Cardiovascular outcomes by Lawrence Leiter, MD; Toronto, ON, Canada
- Hypoglycemia in CV medicine - why worry? by Guntram Schernthaner, MD; Vienna, Austria
This educational video series is aimed to guide cardiologists in management of patients with type 2 diabetes, since the cardiology practice is increasingly confronted with these patients. This series covers five topics that help cardiologists understand what is important when treating patients with diabetes, and what risks these patients face.
- Prof. Kausik Ray, MD - Cardiologist and Professor of Public Health/Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at Imperial College London, United Kingdom.
- Prof. Naveed Sattar, MD - Professor of Cardiovascular and Medical Sciences, University of Glasgow.
- Prof. Cliff Bailey, PhD - Professor of Clinical Science at School of Life & Health Sciences, Aston University in Birmingham, UK.
- Prof. Lawrence Leiter, MD - Director of the Lipid Clinic, Associate Director of the Clinical Nutrition and Risk Factor Modification Centre and an Associate Scientist in the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto. He is a Professor in the Departments of Medicine and Nutritional Sciences at the University of Toronto.
- Prof. Guntram Schernthaner, MD - Professor of Medicine, University of Vienna. Head of the Department of Medicine I, Rudolfstiftung Hospital, Vienna, Austria.
This online course is accredited by the European Board for Accreditation in Cardiology (EBAC) for 1 hour of external CME credit
Supported by an unrestricted educational grant from Merck and Pfizer.
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