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The American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC) is a multidisciplinary membership organization that promotes the prevention of cardiovascular disease, advocates for the preservation of cardiovascular, disseminates high-quality, evidence-based information through education of healthcare clinicians and their patients. If you work lies within the boundaries of prevention, ASPC membership is a powerful way to improve your scope of activity and further your career objectives. Learn More what ASPC Membership can do for you at: www.aspconline.org/membership/member-benefits/

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SGLT2 Inhibitors, Combination Therapy Needed to Stem the Tide of CKD in Diabetes

August 20, 2022

Katherine R. Tuttle, MD, FASN, FACP, FNKF, a nephrologist from the University of Washington and Providence Health Care, discussed new consensus guidelines that call for the early use of sodium glucose cotransporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors, GLP-1 receptor agonists, and finerenone in the care of patients with both chronic kidney disease (CKD) and diabetes.

As Health Disparities “Weave Their Way Through Hypertension,” New Agents Are on the Way

August 08, 2022

Coverage from the 2022 Congress of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC) in Louisville, Kentucky, featuring 3 experts on aspects of hypertension treatment: Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, of Tulane University School of Medicine; Kim Allan Williams, MD, of the University of Louisville; and George C. Bakris, MD, of the University of Chicago Medicine.

Cardiologists Must “Get Into the Game” With Novel Agents in Patients With Diabetes

August 03, 2022

During the 2022 Congress of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC), held in Louisville, Kentucky, Erin D. Michos, MD, MHS, of Johns Hopkins, and Pam R. Taub, MD, of UC San Diego Health, discussed how treatment of diabetes requires going beyond glucose-lowering therapies and including newer medications that offer cardiovascular benefits.

Gulati on Unequal CV Treatment for Women: “There Is a Bias in Our Care”

August 01, 2022

Martha Gulati, MD, MS, kicked off the symposium “Saving the Hearts of Women Through Prevention” ahead of the 2022 Congress of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology, which took place Friday through Sunday in Louisville, Kentucky.

Social Determinants, Including Racism, Are Major Drivers of Health Inequity, Watson Says

July 31, 2022

Social determinants of health are major drivers of the inequities seen in health outcomes, and racism is clearly a social determinant tied to life expectancy, said Karol Watson, MD, PhD, in talk Sunday at the 2022 Congress of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology, held in Louisville, Kentucky.

Gluckman Calls for Better Data, Payer Policies to Drive Value-Based CV Care

July 30, 2022

Ty J. Gluckman, MD, FACC, FAHA, who is medical director of the Center for Cardiovascular Analytics, Research, and Data Science at Providence St. Joseph Health in Portland, Oregon, addressed the 2022 Congress of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology meeting in Louisville, Kentucky.