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Will we eventually bridge the gap between the individual management of patients with type 2 diabetes and public health approaches? April 12, 2017 Will we eventually bridge the gap between the individual management of patients with type 2 diabetes and public health approaches? Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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What are the most exciting developments in lipidology? March 29, 2017 What are the most exciting developments in lipidology? Philip J. Barter, MD, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Conjoint Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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What are the key ingredients to achieve changes in sedentary behaviours at the societal level? March 15, 2017 What are the key ingredients to achieve changes in sedentary behaviours at the societal level? Lise Gauvin, PhD, Professor, Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Université de Montréal; Associate Scientific Director for Population Health Research, CHUM Research Centre, Montréal, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 1:35 min.
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Why is poor cardiorespiratory fitness such a powerful predictor of various clinical outcomes? March 01, 2017 Why is poor cardiorespiratory fitness such a powerful predictor of various clinical outcomes? Jonathan Myers, PhD, FACC, FACSM, FAACVPR, FAHA, Health Research Scientist, VA Palo Alto Health Care System; Clinical Professor of Medicine, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, USA Expert Opinions
Video 0:40 min.
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Are excess visceral adipose tissue, liver fat, ectopic fat deposition also observed even in adolescents? February 15, 2017 Are excess visceral adipose tissue, liver fat, ectopic fat deposition also observed even in adolescents? Jonathan McGavock, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Faculty of Medicine, Manitoba Institute of Child Health, University of Manitoba; CIHR Applied Public Health Chair in Resilience and Childhood Obesity, Winnipeg, MB, CA Expert Opinions
Video 1:24 min.
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Is there a link between the socioeconomic status and the development of type 2 diabetes? February 01, 2017 Is there a link between the socioeconomic status and the development of type 2 diabetes? Gillian Booth, MD, MSc, FRCPC, Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Adjunct Scientist, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences, Toronto, ON, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 0:53 min.
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What defines a healthy diet? January 18, 2017 What defines a healthy diet? Frank M. Sacks, MD, FAHA, Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 1:10 min.
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What are the key mechanisms explaining the effects of food products provided to patients on the various clinical outcomes reported in PREDIMED? January 04, 2017 What are the key mechanisms explaining the effects of food products provided to patients on the various clinical outcomes reported in PREDIMED? Emilios Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain Expert Opinions
Video 1:36 min.
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Are there any findings specific to the Japanese Americans compared to other ethnic groups? December 21, 2016 Are there any findings specific to the Japanese Americans compared to other ethnic groups? Edward Boyko, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 1:02 min.
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Could you highlight the key systems improved by regular physical activity/exercise beyond weight loss? December 07, 2016 Could you highlight the key systems improved by regular physical activity/exercise beyond weight loss? Carl J. Lavie, MD, FACC, FACP, FCCP, Professor of Medicine and Medical Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Preventive Cardiology; Director, Exercise Testing Laboratory; and Staff Cardiologist, Echocardiographic Laboratory at the John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, Ochsner Clinical School-The University of Queensland School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 2:14 min.
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Why do you think cardiorespiratory fitness is not assessed as a vital sign in clinical practice? November 23, 2016 Why do you think cardiorespiratory fitness is not assessed as a vital sign in clinical practice? William E. Kraus, MD, FACC, FACSM, Director of Clinical Translation, Duke Molecular Physiology Institute, Professor, Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:33 min.
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Could you elaborate on the need to go beyond body weight loss to evaluate the response of viscerally obese subjects to exercise training? November 09, 2016 Could you elaborate on the need to go beyond body weight loss to evaluate the response of viscerally obese subjects to exercise training? Robert Ross, PhD, Professor, School of Kinesiology and Health Studies, Department of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Queen's University, Kingston, ON, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 2:11 min.
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Is there sufficient recognition by clinicians managing patients with type 2 diabetes that their patients should eat better and move more? October 26, 2016 Is there sufficient recognition by clinicians managing patients with type 2 diabetes that their patients should eat better and move more? Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:43 min.
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What key progresses in cardiovascular medicine were made over the last 50 years? October 12, 2016 What key progresses in cardiovascular medicine were made over the last 50 years? Philip J. Barter, MD, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Conjoint Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Expert Opinions
Video 0:43 min.
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What are the key risk factors for impaired cognitive functions and dementia? September 28, 2016 What are the key risk factors for impaired cognitive functions and dementia? Louis Bherer, PhD, Chair in Preventive Health Science Research and Scientific Director of the PERFORM Centre, Concordia University, Montréal, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 0:35 min.
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