The role for primary care in reducing CV risk in diabetes
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What is true about the CV risk in patients with diabetes?
- A. Targets for CV risk reduction in primary care setting should be used
- B. At diagnosis of diabetes, CHD risk equivalence is reached
- C. Most guidelines recommend secondary prevention targets
- D. Risk of microvascular complications is increased, not risk of macrovascular complications
This lecture by prof. Richard Hobbs was part of a CME accredited symposium "Reducing CV risk in diabetes: the next preventive challenge".
Prof. Richard Hobbs, MD - Professor and Head, Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, United Kingdom.
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.
Funding for this educational program was provided by an unrestricted educational grant from Novo Nordisk A/S.