12th Annual CMHC

October 4-7, 2017

Boston, MA

The Cardiometabolic Event of the Year™

2017 Accepted Abstracts

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001. Evaluation of endothelial function in patients with Type2 Diabetes Mellitus attending a tertiary care medical centre in South India

Friday, October 6, 2017

U Pingali, S Yashmaina, MUR Naidu
Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS). Hyderabad, India


002. A Study of highly standardized aqueous extract of Terminalia chebula 250mg, 500mg versus Placebo in modifying cardiovascular risk with special reference to Endothelial dysfunction in patients with Type2 Diabetes Mellitus

Friday, October 6, 2017

U Pingali, C Nutalapati, N Koilagundla
Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences (NIMS). Hyderabad, India


003. Self-Image, Obesity, and African American Women

Friday, October 6, 2017

A Collins, J Leafman
A.T. Still University


004. Obstructive sleep Apnea and Atrial Fibrillation: A Meta-Analysis

Thursday, October 5, 2017

I Youssef, H Kamran, N Patel, M Yacoub, C Goulbourne, S Kumar, N Jina, BB Desulme, J Kane, SI McFarlane
State University of New York Downstate Medical Center, Department of Medicine


005. Patiromer for Hyperkalemia Treatment in Resistant Hypertensive Patients on RAASi with Diabetic Kidney Disease

Thursday, October 5, 2017

M Epstein1, M Mayo2, D Garza2, D Wilson2, G Bakris3
1Univ of Miami, Leonard M. Miller Sch of Med, Miami, FL.
2Relypsa, Inc., a Vifor Pharma Group Company, Redwood City, CA.
3Univ of Chicago Med, Chicago, IL.


006. The Australian perspective on premature coronary artery disease: prevalence and risk factors

Thursday, October 5, 2017

R Gilhotra1, R Gunnarsson1,2, S Sutcliffe1,2
1James Cook University, Australia.
2Cairns Hospital, Cairns, Australia.


007. Wide Pulse Pressure Associated with Low Bone Mineral Density among Adult USA Population: Analysis of the National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey

Thursday, October 5, 2017

IM McFarlane, M Rodriguez Alvarez, S Zhaz Leon, DJ Ozeri, C Saladini-Aponte, T Ho Shin, Y Saperstein, M Bhamra, L Freeman, N Ojike
Department of Medicine, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY.


008. Multiple-Ascending-Dose Study of IW-1973, a Soluble Guanylate Cyclase Stimulator

Thursday, October 5, 2017

JP Hanrahan1, J Wakefield1, P Wilson1, M Mihova1, JG Chickering1, D Ruff2, M Hall1, GT Milne1, MG Currie1, AT Profy1
1Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge MA.
2 ICON Early Phase Services LLC, San Antonio, TX.


009. Health Disparities among Adult Patients with Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the CASCADE FH™ Patient Registry

Thursday, October 5, 2017

SM Amrock1, P. B Duell 2, T Knickelbine3, SS Martin4, EC O’Brien5, KE Watson6, J Mitri7, I Kindt8, P Shrader5, SJ Baum9, LC Hemphill10, CD Ahmed8, RL Andersen11, IJ Kullo12, D McCann13, KS Sharma14, M Murray15, R Fishberg16, J Guyton17, K Wilemon8, MT Roe5, DJ Rader18, CM Ballantyne19, JA Underberg 20, P Thompson21, D Whellan22, MF Linton23, MD Shapiro24, PM Moriarty25, JW Knowles26, ZS Ahmad27

1 Department of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR. 2 Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR. 3 Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN. 4 Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD. 5 Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC. 6 UCLA Center for Cholesterol and Lipid Management, Los Angeles, CA. 7 Joslin Diabetes Center, Harvard Medical School Boston, MA. 8 The FH Foundation, South Pasadena, CA. 9 Seth J. Baum, MD. Preventive Cardiology Inc., Boca Raton, FL. 10 Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA. 11 Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine, Lancaster, PA. 12Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. 13 Central Maine Heart and Vascular Institute/Central Maine Medical Center (CMMC), Lewiston ME. 14 The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus OH. Karvita. 15 Precision Health Center/Genomic Medicine Institute/ Geisinger, Forty Fort PA. 16 Atlantic Health System, Springfield NJ. 17 Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC. 18 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA. 19 Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX. 20 Langone Medical Center, New York NY. 21 Hartford Hospital, Hartford CT. 22 Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA. 23 Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN. 24 Knight Cardiovascular Institute, Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR. 25 University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS. 26 Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA. 27 Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern, Dallas, TX