Cardiometabolic Health and Diabetes

FIDELIO DKD Results

Investigator Gerasimos Filippatos, MD summarizes the results of FIDELIO-DKD, which examined whether finerenone affected cardiovascular outcomes in patients with chronic kidney disease and T2DM.

Science News

Weight-Loss Strategies for Prevention and Treatment of Hypertension
Lower Extremity Peripheral Artery Disease: Contemporary Epidemiology, Management Gaps, and Future Directions
Assessing and Addressing Cardiovascular Health in People Who Are Transgender and Gender Diverse
Evidence-Based Practices in the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Lay Stakeholders in Science and Research Initiative

Journals

Long‐Term Mortality Associated With Use of Carvedilol Versus Metoprolol in Heart Failure Patients With and Without Type 2 Diabetes: A Danish Nationwide Cohort Study
Pharmacologic Weight Loss for Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction: Getting to the Core of the Problem
Sodium‐Glucose Cotransporter 2 Inhibitors, All‐Cause Mortality, and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Bayesian Meta‐Analysis and Meta‐Regression
Historical and Recent Changes in Maternal Mortality Due to Hypertensive Disorders in the United States, 1979 to 2018
Peanut Consumption and Risk of Stroke and Ischemic Heart Disease in Japanese Men and Women: The JPHC Study

Continuing Education

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Meet us in November in Boston or online from anywhere through our virtual platform for the global cardiovascular event of the year! Reconnect with colleagues, experience breakthrough cardiovascular basic, clinical and population science updates, and immerse yourself in innovative solutions designed to help you in your daily practice at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2021.

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The Council on Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health promotes the expansion and exchange of knowledge with the ultimate goal of improving cardiovascular health across the lifespan. The council nurtures basic, clinical, epidemiological, and translational science related to nutrition, lipids, obesity, diabetes, physical activity, and behavioral change.


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