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Cardiovascular disorders


Browse the latest news, expert commentary, and educational content on cardiovascular disorders.


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10-22-2021 | Tirzepatide | Video

SURPASS-4: Tirzepatide as an alternative to insulin glargine in type 2 diabetes

Stefano Del Prato discusses the advantages of tirzepatide over insulin glargine for people with type 2 diabetes, and how the SURPASS-4 findings fit with those of the rest of the clinical trial program (7:42).

10-07-2021 | SGLT2 inhibitors | News

Real-world data back SGLT2 inhibitor benefits even for people initially free of CVD

A real-world study shows a reduced risk for heart failure hospitalization, even in people without pre-existing cardiovascular disease, with use of SGLT2 inhibitors versus GLP-1 receptor agonists.

09-20-2021 | Heart failure | News

Gestational diabetes may flag early HF risk

The presence of gestational diabetes mellitus may identify women at an increased risk for experiencing hospitalization for heart failure within the next few years, research suggests.

SGLT2 inhibitor use in type 2 diabetes management

Learn about prescribing these medications with guidance from the Improving Diabetes Steering Committee.

  • » A prescribing tool to inform prescribing decisions for SGLT2 inhibitors
  • » SGLT2 inhibitors: Key evidence and implications for clinical practice
  • » Translating SGLT2 inhibitor cardiovascular evidence into practice
  • » This content is intended only for UK healthcare providers and was made possible by educational funding provided by Napp Pharmaceuticals Ltd.

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