CPD Activities

Diabetes from a Cardiovascular Perspective


Diabetes from a Cardiovascular Perspective


Starting on :07:00 PM 18 April, 2019 Venue:Serena Hotel
Ending on :09:00 PM 18 April, 2019 Max Credits:3.00
Moderator:No Activity Moderator Activity Cost: Free Order

Presenters

1. Dr. Eric Njenga
Consultant Physician and Endocrinologist
Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi

Description

The Importance of the dramatic increase and serious implications from a cardiovascular perspective the aggressive management of blood pressure, dyslipidaemia and blood glucose in diabetes .

Objectives

The aim of this meeting is to review and to evaluate the current evidence and to discuss the implications of type 2 diabetes and its relevance to clinical practice in cardiology. We address this broad subject in discussing (i) the pathophysiology of cardiovascular disease in the setting of type 2 diabetes and (ii) the prevalence of cardiovascular risk, complications and prognostic implications in type 2 diabetes, with a discussion of current therapeutic interventions for the prevention or delay of these consequences where relevant.




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