2020 Accepted Abstracts

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001. Quantifying the expected versus the observed return on investment in healthcare policy and programming in populations over 65 years- Case Study in Diabetes Mellitus
Genevieve Meier
Cardiff University
002. Obesity perception and primary care interventions in patients who were referred to the Internal Medicine outpatient clinic of the Hospital Universidad del Norte (HUN)
Hernandez Ruiz Eder Augusto1, Acosta Velez Juan Gabriel2, Varela Pareja Daniela Lucia3
1. Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome Clinic, Hospital Universidad del Norte. Barranquilla, Atlántico.
2. Cardiologist, Professor of Medicine, Health Sciences Education, McMaster University.
3. Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome Clinic, Hospital Universidad del Norte. Barranquilla, Atlántico.
003. Correlation of Hyperuricemia with Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction, Risk Factors for and Documented Coronary Artery Disease in Patients Admitted with Acute Heart Failure
John Leso1, Wafic Itani2, Misak Harutyunyan3, Hiren Patel4, Mikhail Torosoff5
1. Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate Medical Education Office, Albany Medical College, 43 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY, USA.
2. Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate Medical Education Office, Albany Medical College, 43 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY, USA.
3. Albany medical college, 43 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY, USA.
4. Department of Cardiology, Albany Medical College, 43 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY, USA.
5. Department of Cardiology, Albany Medical College, 43 New Scotland Avenue, Albany, NY, USA.
004. Factors Associated with Disparities in Appropriate Statin Therapy in an Outpatient Inner City Population
Giselle A. Suero-Abreu1, Aris Karatasakis2, Sana Rashid3, Maciej Tysarowski1, Analise Y. Douglas1,3, Richa Patel1, Emaad Siddiqui1, Aishwarya Bhardwaj4, Christine M. Gerula4, Daniel Matassa1
1. Department of Medicine, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey.
2. Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington.
3. Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, University of Connecticut, Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT.
4. Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey.
005. Patiromer to Enable Spironolactone in Patients with Resistant Hypertension and Chronic Kidney Disease (AMBER): Results in the Prespecified Subgroup with Diabetes
Rajiv Agarwal1, Patrick Rossignol2, Susan Arthur3, Ansgar Conrad3, William B. White4, Bryan Williams5
1. Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA.
2. University of Lorraine and FCRIN INI-CRCT, Nancy, France.
3. Relypsa, Inc., a Vifor Pharma Group Company, Redwood City, CA, USA.
4. University of Connecticut School of Medicine, Farmington, CT, USA.
5. University College London (UCL), London, UK.
006. Hospital and Emergency Department Utilization in US Veterans with Hyperkalemia
Csaba P. Kovesdy1, Elvira O. Gosmanova2, Steven D. Woods3, Jeanene J. Fogli3, Christopher G. Rowan4, Jared L. Hansen5, Brian C. Sauer5
1. University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN.
2. Albany Medical College, Albany, NY.
3. Relypsa, Inc., a Vifor Pharma Group Company, Redwood City, CA.
4. COHRDATA, Santa Monica, CA.
5. Salt Lake City VA Medical Center (IDEAS), Salt Lake City, UT.
007. Type 2 Diabetes Medication Utilization – A Regional Health Plan’s Analysis of Utilization since the American Diabetes Association’s Treatment Guidelines Update in 2019.
Mark Lorson, Kristen Butterfield, Kayla Sepe, Gokulakrishnan Mahadevan, Dr. Sudhir Bansal
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island and Endocrinologist, Kent Hospital.
008. Adherence to American Diabetes Association Guidelines in A Student-Run Free Clinic For Migrant Farmworkers
Aaishwariya Gulani, Rema Gupta, Brandon Tapasak, Angie El-Said, Aamir Momin
University of Central Florida College of Medicine
009. Cardiovascular risk factor in the staff of public hospital
Gracia Luz Don, Cabrol Obaid Lorena, Natalia Ferna¡dez
Hospital San Martín, Servicio de Cardiologia, Paraná, Entre Ríos, Argentina
010. Sex and Age-Based Differences in Fasting HOMA-IR Among Patients with Mild to Moderate Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Novel Approach to Glucose/Insulin Anomalies in ME/CFS
Rahaf Al Assil, Donald Lewis , Neil McGregor
University of British Columbia, University of Melbourne, University of Melbourne
011. Impact of a Multidisciplinary Diabetes Care Team in Primary Care Settings on Glycemic Control
Nicole Handlow1, Brittany Nolton1, Sarah Winter1, Cynthia Wessel1, Jennifer Pennock2
1. Allegheny General Hospital Department of Pharmacy Services, Pittsburgh, PA
2. Allegheny Health Network, Pittsburgh, PA
012. Review of Noninvasive Testing for Hepatic Steatosis as a Marker for Metabolic Disease
Sandy Shaw, Michael Anselmo, Steve Amador, Robert Lufkin
USC Keck School of Medicine [RL]