Dropping Names and Dropping Weight: The obesity paradox and new cholesterol guidelines
This week: Cardiovascular Disease and Population Health
Fahad and Amol want you to:
1. Understand that high quality evidence now demonstrates that obesity does not confer a survival benefit in Type 2 Diabetes, and patients should aim to achieve a normal body weight.
2. Recognize that the new cholesterol guidelines move away from specific lipid targets and recommend statin therapy for an increased number of adult patients.
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