Physicians' Academy for Cardiovascular Education

Diabetes & CVD

Diabetes type II confers an increased CVD risk. Recent scientific developments have yielded antidiabetic agents that positively impact CV risk in diabetic patients. Follow the latest insights into the close link between diabetes and CVD.

Heart failure and diabetes: What is the goal of treatment?

10' education - July 17, 2019 - Prof. John McMurray, MD

Outcomes of SGLT2i in Diabetic Kidney Disease: Is it all diabetes?

10' education - July 4, 2019 - ERA-EDTA 2019 - Rajiv Agarwal, MD

Targeting CVD in diabetes: Novel strategies to tackle the risk

10' education - Apr. 11, 2019 - EuroPrevent 2019 - John Deanfield, MD

The cardiovascular challenge for primary care in diabetes

10' education - Apr. 11, 2019 - EuroPrevent 2019 - Prof. Richard Hobbs, MD

T2DM & CV outcomes: More than glucose management? - Lessons from GLP-1RA trials

10' education - Apr. 11, 2019 - EuroPrevent 2019 - Stephan Jacob, MD

The future of SGLT2i in HF: Managing patients without T2DM?

10' education - June 20, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Adriaan Voors, MD

Real world practices and outcomes in the management of HF in T2DM patients

10' education - June 20, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Carolyn Lam - Singapore

The known and unknown of SGLT2 inhibition in CKD

10' education - June 11, 2019 - ISN-WCN 2019 - Carol Pollock, MD

The essentials about diabetes and heart failure

10' education - June 19, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Martin Cowie - London, UK

Why could patients with HF and T2DM benefit from SGLT2i?

10' education - June 12, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Subodh Verma - Toronto, ON, Canada

The clinical landscape of managing patients with CKD

10' education - May 21, 2019 - ISN-WCN 2019 - Prof. David Cherney - Toronto, ON, Canada

Positive results with SGLT2 inhibitor in patients with diabetic kidney disease across all levels of eGFR

3' education - Apr. 17, 2019

Reduction in renal outcomes with selective endothelin receptor antagonist in patients with diabetic kidney disease

3' education - Apr. 17, 2019 - Melbourne, Australia

Endothelin receptor antagonist gives renoprotection in selected patients with T2DM and CKD

3' education - Apr. 15, 2019 - Melbourne, Australia

Hopeful results with SGLT2 inhibitor in patients with T2DM and chronic kidney disease

3' education - Apr. 15, 2019 - Melbourne, Australia

Two choices of drugs that reduce CV risk in T2DM

3' education - Feb. 7, 2019 - Prof. John Deanfield, MD

Diabetes & CVD: Time for a multifactorial approach

10' education - Dec. 6, 2018 - WCC Dubai, UAE - John E Deanfield, MD London, United Kingdom

Translating outcomes to practice: Focus on GLP-1 RA, which patients will benefit?

10' education - Dec. 6, 2018 - WCC Dubai, UAE - Neil Poulter MD - London, UK

Novel therapeutic diabetes approaches: The cardiovascular benefits beyond glucose control

10' education - Dec. 6, 2018 - WCC Dubai, UAE - Lina Badimon, MD Barcelona, Spain

Translating mechanisms of GLP-1RAs and SGLT2 inhibitors to CV benefits

3' education - Jan. 28, 2019 - Dr. Adie Viljoen, MD

Benefits of GLP-1RA and SGLT2-i in primary and secondary prevention of CVD in T2DM

3' education - Jan. 28, 2019 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Prof. Eduard Montanya, MD

Translating GLP-1RA trial outcomes to cardiology practice: Which patients will benefit?

10' education - Dec. 10, 2018 - Prof. Lars Rydén, MD - Stockholm Sweden

HFpEF: Current and future clinical approaches to manage HFpEF

10' education - Aug. 27, 2018 - Burkert Pieske, MD - Berlin, Germany

GLP-1 receptor agonists: The cardiovascular benefits beyond glucose control

10' education - Aug. 27, 2018 - ESC 2018 - Munich, Germany - Filip K. Knop - Copenhagen, Denmark

SGLT2 inhibitor treatment may now be considered in broader T2DM population

3' education - Nov. 11, 2018 - Steve Wiviott, MD - Boston, MA, VS.

HFpEF: What are the most likely pathophysiological mechanisms involved in the disease

10' education - Aug. 27, 2018 - Carolyn Lam, MD - Singapore

Diabetes & CVD: Time for a multifactorial approach

10' education - Aug. 27, 2018 - ESC 2018 - Munich, Germany - John E Deanfield, MD - London, United Kingdom

SGLT2 inhibition in cardiology: What is the profile of benefit?

10' education - Aug. 27, 2018 - ESC 2018 - Munich, Germany - Nikolaus Marx, MD - Aachen, Germany

Changing focus in diabetes: From glucose to CV risk management

10' education - Aug. 27, 2018 - ESC 2018 - Munich, Germany - Stephan Jacob, MD - Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany

The real residual risk in patients with CVD & diabetes: The promise of epigenetics

10' education - Aug. 25, 2018 - ESC 2018 - Munich, Germany - Prof. Erik Stroes, MD - Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Heart failure and diabetes: What is the goal of treatment?

10' education - July 17, 2019 - Prof. John McMurray, MD
Prof. McMurray gives an update on where we are today in the prevention of HF in diabetes patients with new diabetes drugs and talks about the next steps of treating HF in patients with and without diabetes.

Prof. McMurray gives an update on where we are today in the prevention of HF in diabetes patients with new diabetes drugs and talks about the next steps of treating HF in patients with and without diabetes.

FDA Fast Track designation for development of SGLT2i therapy for chronic heart failure

News - July 4, 2019

The designation is granted for the ongoing EMPEROR program, which evaluates treatment with empagliflozin for the reduction of the risk of CV death and hospitalisation for HF in chronic HFrEF and HFpEF.

Outcomes of SGLT2i in Diabetic Kidney Disease: Is it all diabetes?

10' education - July 4, 2019 - ERA-EDTA 2019 - Rajiv Agarwal, MD
Prof. Agarwal discusses the current standard of care  in diabetic kidney disease and the evidence of how SGLT2 inhibitors can contribute to protect the kidney in DKD.

ERA-EDTA 2019 Prof. Agarwal discusses the current standard of care in diabetic kidney disease and the evidence of how SGLT2 inhibitors can contribute to protect the kidney in DKD.

Targeting CVD in diabetes: Novel strategies to tackle the risk

10' education - Apr. 11, 2019 - EuroPrevent 2019 - John Deanfield, MD
Prof. Deanfield reflects on a new era in CVD prevention for patients with diabetes. He discusses how can we prevent diabetes and manage diabetes exposure in the general population.

EuroPrevent 2019 Prof. Deanfield reflects on a new era in CVD prevention for patients with diabetes. He discusses how can we prevent diabetes and manage diabetes exposure in the general population.

The cardiovascular challenge for primary care in diabetes

10' education - Apr. 11, 2019 - EuroPrevent 2019 - Prof. Richard Hobbs, MD
Prof. Hobbs emphasizes the relevance of targeting CVD prevention in diabetic patients and discusses how we can modify CVD risk factors in these patients.

EuroPrevent 2019 Prof. Hobbs emphasizes the relevance of targeting CVD prevention in diabetic patients and discusses how we can modify CVD risk factors in these patients.

T2DM & CV outcomes: More than glucose management? - Lessons from GLP-1RA trials

10' education - Apr. 11, 2019 - EuroPrevent 2019 - Stephan Jacob, MD
Prof. Jacob discusses the shift in management of diabetes based on CVOTs and explains underlying mechanisms of benefits with GLP-1RAs in diabetic patients.

EuroPrevent 2019 Prof. Jacobs discusses the shift in management of diabetes based on CVOTs and explains underlying mechanisms of benefits with GLP-1RAs in diabetic patients.

No legacy effect with intensive glucose control for CV outcomes in T2DM after 15 years

Literature - June 25, 2019 - Reaven PD, et al. - N Eng J Med 2019
In a follow-up study of VADT, original intensive glucose lowing over 5.6 years did not result in improved outcomes in T2DM patients vs. standard-therapy after 15 years, providing no evidence of a legacy effect.

In the follow-up study of VADT, original intensive glucose lowing over 5.6 years did not result in improved outcomes in T2DM patients vs. standard-therapy after 15 years, providing no evidence of a legacy effect.

The future of SGLT2i in HF: Managing patients without T2DM?

10' education - June 20, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Adriaan Voors, MD
Prof. Adriaan Voors addresses 3 major questions on the future of SGLT2i in HF: on routinely use in T2DM and HF, use in HF without T2DM, and ongoing trials.

Prof. Adriaan Voors addresses 3 major questions on the future of SGLT2i in HF: on routinely use in T2DM and HF, use in HF without T2DM, and ongoing trials.

Real world practices and outcomes in the management of HF in T2DM patients

10' education - June 20, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Carolyn Lam - Singapore
Prof. Lam talks about the global burden of HF and diabetes and presents registry data on practices and outcomes in patients with HF and diabetes.

Prof. Lam talks about the global burden of HF and diabetes and presents registry data on practices and outcomes in patients with HF and diabetes.

The known and unknown of SGLT2 inhibition in CKD

10' education - June 11, 2019 - ISN-WCN 2019 - Carol Pollock, MD
Prof. Carol Pollock explains why there may be benefits of SGLT2 inhibitors in patients with chronic kidney disease, and discusses knowledge gaps in this field.

ISN-WCN 2019 Prof. Carol Pollock explains why there may be benefits of SGLT2 inhibitors in patients with chronic kidney disease, and discusses knowledge gaps in this field.

The essentials about diabetes and heart failure

10' education - June 19, 2019 - ESC HF 2019 - Prof. Martin Cowie - London, UK
What should cardiologists know about diabetes in HF patients? Martin Cowie gives an overview of how to detect and treat diabetes in HF patients.

What should cardiologists know about diabetes in HF patients? Martin Cowie gives an overview of how to detect and treat diabetes in HF patients.

No improved kidney and CV outcomes with DPP-4 inhibitor in diabetes patients

News - June 17, 2019
In an analysis of the CARMELINA trial, linagliptin therapy did not result in improvement of eGFR and CV events in diabetes patients with or without nephrotic-range proteinuria.

ERA-EDTA 2019 In an analysis of the CARMELINA trial, linagliptin therapy did not result in improvement of eGFR and CV events in diabetes patients with or without nephrotic-range proteinuria.