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Introducing Our Cardiovascular Heroes: Delivering Trusted Care for a Lifetime
Despite being a leading cause of death among women, they are less likely than men to receive secondary prevention for acute coronary syndrome (ACS).1
This Woman's Heart Health Day, let's unite to close the care gap and emphasise the importance of initiating secondary prevention in ACS.
Explore the importance of Time-in-range (TIR) and glycemic variability (GV)
Time spent in the glycemic target range and time spent in hypoglycemia are the main CGM metrics that provide a more personalized approach to diabetes management. GV, on the other hand, is a measure of swings in blood glucose levels over hours or days and may contribute to diabetes-related complications.
Personalized Hypertension Management: Watch Prof. Konstantinos Tsioufis's expert video
ESC/ESH recommend SPC therapy: ACEI/ARB + diuretic/CCB. Though ACEIs and ARBs are equally effective, ARBs are preferred in most patients.1,2
ARBs have been proven to have cardioprotective and renoprotective effects, especially irbesartan.3
RAS blockers (esp. ARBs) + CCBs are preferred agents for hypertension management due to their multiple beneficial effects on the circulatory system4