Type 2 diabetes and hypertension are independent risk factors for the development of cardiovascular disease which are associated with significant increases in morbidity and mortality. However, recent years have seen a substantial advance in both our understanding of the underlying pathophysiology of these conditions, but also in the management of both diseases.
The Cardiovascular Metabolism Knowledge Centre explores current thinking in the management of type 2 diabetes and hypertension with international experts offering their insights and opinions on topics such as clinical inertia and individualisation of management of type 2 diabetes, and combination therapy for the management of hypertension.
Explore the type 2 diabetes section for expert insights into the future of diabetes and what’s missing in care today. Find out why it’s time to improve management to tackle treatment inertia and improve outcomes. Watch insightful expert videos and webinars to find out how the Time2DoMoreTM Novartis initiative is helping to achieve this
How should hypertension be managed and what does a patient-centric approach to pharmacological treatment look like? Learn about the renin-angiotensin system and view expert videos including Bryan Williams, Luis M Ruilope and Rainer Düsing.
Watch a wide selection of symposia video presentations by world leading experts from conferences from the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) 2017/2016 and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD) 2017.