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Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease

"The Texas Tech Medcast is a podcast for medical residents, medical students, practicing physicians, and others involved in medical education and high quality, patient-centered primary care." "This episode outlines the link between DM and CVD, focusing on means for reducing the risk of further cardiovascular complications. Learning Objectives: the physician audience should be able to: Describe the significance of the link between diabetes and cardiovascular complications; Identify the metabolic complications associated with diabetes; Associate the risks for cardiovascular complications in patients with diabetes with those in patients who have had a heart attack; and Assist diabetic patients in reducing their risk for further cardiovascular complications Podcast Pearl: The significance of... Show More


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