Diabetes: new therapeutic strategies, glucose and risk factor control


Organiser: European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC)

Topic: Diabetes and the Heart

Course directors: Professor F. Cosentino (Stockholm, SE) , Associate Professor L. Mellbin (Stockholm, SE) , Professor L. Ryden (Stockholm, SE)

10 January 2023
0h 55min
Core Cardiology
1 Credits

After watching this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Provide an overview of present screening for hyperglycaemia and management of patients with type 2 diabetes and atherosclerotic vascular disease;
  • Understand the importance of multifactorial risk factor management; and
  • Review available evidence behind novel glucose-lowering drugs with cardioprotective capacity and when to choose different types of such treatment.