Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Diabetes: How to reduce risk from a cardiovascular perspective?

Preventing Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with T2DM - How to apply novel outcome data with GLP-1 RA to clinical practice

10' education - June 25, 2018 - Prof. Diederick Grobbee - University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands

Prof. Grobbee discusses how to reduce CV risk in patients with T2DM, considering the effects of glucose control and the effect of newer agents.

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  • Management of modifiable CV risk factors 01:07
  • Lowering CV risk by glycemic control 02:37
  • 21st century T2DM agents 07:38
  • GLP-1 RA & DPP4-inhibitors: Mechanism of action / trials 08:28
  • SGLT2-inhibition: mechanism of action / trial 09:20


Professor Diederick Grobbee, MD - Professor of Clinical Epidemiology, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands


This recording was developed under auspices of PACE-CME. Views expressed in the recording are those of the presenter and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-CME.

Faculty disclosures

Prof Grobbee received research grants, consulting fees and travel reimbursement from Astra-Zeneca, Bayer, Dutch Cancer Foundation, Dutch Medical Research Council (ZonMW), the European Union, the Netherlands Heart Foundation, MSD, NIH, NHLBI, Novo-Nordisk, Organon, Pfizer, Roche, Sanofi, Servier, StJude, Welcome Trust and Whyett.


Funding for this educational program was provided by an unrestricted educational grant from Novo Nordisk.