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Could you describe the possibly deleterious impact of excessive amount of exercise on the heart and the cardiovascular system? September 13, 2017 Could you describe the possibly deleterious impact of excessive amount of exercise on the heart and the cardiovascular system? 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 2:18 min.
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What are the key barriers to the implementation of the national physical activity plan? August 30, 2017 What are the key barriers to the implementation of the national physical activity plan? 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 0:30 min.
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What future do you foresee for kinesiologists in the healthcare system? August 16, 2017 What future do you foresee for kinesiologists in the healthcare system? 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 3:03 min.
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Why do you think obesity in type 2 diabetes is still defined by the BMI despite the considerable evidence that excess visceral adipose tissue, ectopic fat and dysfunctional adipose tissue are factors leading to disturbances including insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes? August 02, 2017 Why do you think obesity in type 2 diabetes is still defined by the BMI despite the considerable evidence that excess visceral adipose tissue, ectopic fat and dysfunctional adipose tissue are factors leading to disturbances including insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes? Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 1:08 min.
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What are the remaining challenges and barriers to overcome in order to improve cardiovascular health worldwide? July 19, 2017 What are the remaining challenges and barriers to overcome in order to improve cardiovascular health worldwide? Philip J. Barter, MD, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Conjoint Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Expert Opinions
Video 1:45 min.
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How could regular physical activity/exercise improve the cardiometabolic risk profile of adolescents? July 05, 2017 How could regular physical activity/exercise improve the cardiometabolic risk profile of 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 1:00 min.
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Could you explain what is the CANHEART Health Index? June 21, 2017 Could you explain what is the CANHEART Health Index? 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 0:48 min.
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Could you briefly describe the PREDIMED-PLUS study currently underway? June 07, 2017 Could you briefly describe the PREDIMED-PLUS study currently underway? Emilios Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain Expert Opinions
Video 1:02 min.
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What are the questions currently examined in the Japanese American cohort? May 24, 2017 What are the questions currently examined in the Japanese American cohort? Edward Boyko, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:50 min.
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Based on your own scientific data and experience as an academic cardiologist, could you comment on the impact of regular physical activity/exercise in the various clinical populations that you and your group manage? May 10, 2017 Based on your own scientific data and experience as an academic cardiologist, could you comment on the impact of regular physical activity/exercise in the various clinical populations that you and your group manage? 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 0:50 min.
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What are the key ingredients for success to implement lifestyle modification programs in primary care? April 26, 2017 What are the key ingredients for success to implement lifestyle modification programs in primary care? 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 2:19 min.
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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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