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

Joint Associations Between Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference With Atrial Fibrillation in Men and Women
Bariatric Surgery and Cardiovascular Outcomes in Patients With Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease: A Population-Based Retrospective Cohort Study
Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes and Cardiovascular Disease Risk
Management of Central Retinal Artery Occlusion
Quantifying the Sex‐Race/Ethnicity‐Specific Burden of Obesity on Incident Diabetes Mellitus in the United States, 2001 to 2016: MESA and NHANES

Journals

Associations of Skeletal Muscle Mass and Fat Mass With Incident Cardiovascular Disease and All‐Cause Mortality: A Prospective Cohort Study of UK Biobank Participants
Novel Approaches Expand Access to Cardiovascular Preventive Care
Tipping the Scales for Older Adults: Time to Consider Body Fat Assessment and Management for Optimal Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke Prevention?
Associations of Visceral Adipose Tissue and Skeletal Muscle Density With Incident Stroke, Myocardial Infarction, and All‐Cause Mortality in Community‐Dwelling 70‐Year‐Old Individuals: A Prospective Cohort Study
Joint Associations Between Body Mass Index and Waist Circumference With Atrial Fibrillation in Men and Women

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