Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Remaining questions on SGLT2 inhibition & CKD: A review of new outcome trials

10' education - July 12, 2018 - ERA-EDTA - Copenhagen, Denmark - Prof. Colin Baigent, MD - University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Prof Baigent discusses the key areas of uncertainty of treatment with SGLT2 inhibitors in patients with CKD and what ongoing trials will likely contribute to our understanding of this drug class.

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  • Effects of SGLT2-inhibition as GFR declines 01:11
  • Effects in people without diabetes mellitus 04:44
  • Key areas of uncertainty about SGLT2-inhibitors in patients with CKD 06:24
  • What will the ongoing trials tell us? 07:50
  • EMPA-KIDNEY 10:15

Educational information

This lecture was part of a CME accredited symposium: 'Diabetic Kidney Disease: Exploring mechanisms and outcomes of SGLT2 inhibition' held at ERA-EDTA in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Faculty

Professor Colin Baigent, MD is Director of the MRC Population Health Research Unit and Deputy Director of the Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit (CTSU) at the University of Oxford, where he is Professor of Epidemiology. He is an Honorary Consultant in Cardiovascular Epidemiology at the Oxford University Hospitals Foundation Trust.

Disclosures

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.

Funding

Funding for this educational program was provided by an unrestricted educational grant from Boehringer Ingelheim/Lilly.

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