Cardiometobolic Beat

In an effort to tackle the complexities of cardiometabolic health, CMHC presents Cardiometabolic Beat, a podcast where we bring you expert perspectives and views on the latest and clinically- relevant topics in cardiometabolic care.

Obesity, Inflammation, and Cardiovascular Risk

RECORDED: May 19, 2023
CMHC co-chair Christie Ballantyne, MD and Erin Michos, MD discuss the biology behind inflammation and obesity, obesity as an underappreciated but major CVD risk factor, and the ever-changing landscape of obesity treatment, with several approaches that have been recently approved or are in clinical development. They also share important practical pearls about the role of newer anti-obesity medications in conjunction with lifestyle for the long-term management of obesity.

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