Diabetes Knowledge in Practice Podcast

Diabetes Knowledge in Practice Podcast

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A biweekly summary of new trial data, guideline recommendations and expert opinion across diabetes care, run by Diabetes Knowledge in Practice (www.knowledgeinpractice.eu). This podcast is intended for healthcare professionals only. Featuring interviews with leading experts from across the globe. This independent educational activity is supported by an educational grant from Novo Nordisk A/S. The educational content has been developed by Liberum IME in conjunction with an independent steering committee; Novo Nordisk A/S has had no influence on the content of this education.


The patient perspective: working together to achieve targets
Mar 31 • 16 min
While it’s all very well and good to discuss optimal treatment approaches in diabetes, it is imperative to involve patients themselves in treatment decisions and management approaches in diabetes. Join patient advocate Mr Ken Tait for a discussion of how…
Achieving multifactorial control
Mar 17 • 14 min
Join Dr Kevin Fernando for a detailed discussion of how to implement recent guideline recommendations into daily clinical practice, including 2019 ESC recommendations and the 2020 EASD/ADA update. References Buse JB, et al. Diabetologia. 2020;…
Practical tactics to achieve lifestyle change
Mar 3 • 16 min
All guidelines advocate for lifestyle interventions in the management of diabetes, including exercise, healthy eating and weight normalisation. But how can we actually help patients achieve this? Join us this week for a discussion of practical tips to…
Early, intensive treatment: A year really does make a difference
Feb 18 • 16 min
Featuring an interview with Professor Tina Vilsboll. Rapid achievement of glycaemic targets has been a key goal of treatment in diabetes, but does it matter how quickly we achieve this? Based on guidelines, trial evidence and real-world studies, the…
Setting and individualising multifactorial targets
Feb 5 • 19 min
Featuring an interview with Professor David Matthews, President of the EASD. How should we consider individual factors when setting multifactorial targets - and once these are set, how should we prioritise achieving them? Catch up on the latest guideline…
Coming soon: Season 2!
Jan 31 • 1 min
An announcement about the upcoming season 2, running through February to November 2020
Future directions in diabetes care
Jan 21 • 13 min
Rounding off our first season of the podcast, we join Dr Vanita Aroda of Brigham and Women’s Hospital for a discussion of future trends in diabetes management. Take a quick walk down memory lane of how practice has changed, and the direction the next…
Diabetes and pregnancy: GDM, HbA1c and considerations for planning pregnancy
Jan 8 • 20 min
Featuring an interview with Professor Rudy Bilous. Pregnancy presents a number of considerations for people with diabetes. In addition, a population of pregnant people can develop a transient state of hyperglycaemia called gestational diabetes mellitus,…
2019 in review: guidelines, CVOTs and what they all mean.
Dec 16, 2019 • 22 min
Featuring and interview with EASD President, Professor David Matthews. Join us for an end-of-year review of the biggest trials of 2019, plus a detailed interview with Professor Matthews about key data, what the future may entail, and the debate…
Clinical inertia: the dangers of delay & tips to address it
Dec 2, 2019 • 15 min
Featuring an interview with Dr Alexander Miras of Imperial college London. This episode takes a closer look at clinical inertia, and how even a 1 year delay in treatment intensification can lead to significantly increased risk of poor patient outcomes.…
Mental health & diabetes: the importance of communication
Nov 18, 2019 • 15 min
Featuring an expert interview with Professor Richard Holt. Over recent years, mental health has gained attention as an important factor for both quality of life, and success for management of chronic conditions such as diabetes. Research is increasingly…
Optimising eye health in diabetes
Nov 3, 2019 • 14 min
Featuring an interview with Dr Philip Burgess, this session focuses on the importance of maintaining eye health in people with diabetes. Retinopathy-induced loss of vision is a common and preventable comorbidity of diabetes, and can be caught and treated…
Protecting your patients’ feet
Oct 22, 2019 • 16 min
Featuring an interview with Mr Graham Bowen, clinical lead for podiatry in Southampton. Diabetic foot disease is a combination of various arterial and/or neurological syndromes that leads to poor circulation and sensation in the lower extremities. As a…
Dyslipidaemia in diabetes
Oct 7, 2019 • 12 min
Featuring an interview with Prof Alberico Catapano. Dyslipidaemia commonly co-occurs with type 2 diabetes, and is a major risk factor for cardiovascular disease. To prevent this condition, all recent guidelines recommend reducing LDL cholesterol…
EASD special: conference roundup
Sep 23, 2019 • 30 min
A series of expert interviews conducted at EASD 2019. This includes: Professor Steve Bain, discussing the PIONEER trials of oral semaglutide Professor Dr Thomas Danne, discussing approaches to type 1 diabetes management Professor Jens Juul Holst,…
ESC special: cardioprotection in diabetes
Sep 9, 2019 • 17 min
Featuring an expert interview with Professor Steve Bain. This episode summarises the major diabetes-related announcement at the 2019 ESC Congress in Paris. This includes the DAPA-HF trial, the new ESC guidelines (developed in collaboration with the EASD)…
Announcement: September schedule and conference specials
Aug 30, 2019 • 0 min
With the ESC 2019 Congress and EASD Annual Meeting taking place over this month, we are slightly changing the release schedule. Our team will be attending both meetings to produce special episodes summarising key highlights, which will be released ~1 week…
NASH, diabetes, and the importance of liver health
Aug 19, 2019 • 16 min
Featuring an interview with Dr William Alazawi. Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is of increasing concern among people with type 2 diabetes. This condition, where an abnormal amount of fat is stored in liver cells, is associated with non-alcohol…
DiaBesity: achieving weight loss in comorbid obesity
Aug 4, 2019 • 17 min
Featuring an interview with Professor Ronald Goldenberg. An overview of the co-occurrence of obesity and diabetes. This includes the effects of bariatric surgery, the underlying genetic factors of obesity, and recommended treatment approaches. Professor…
Renal outcomes and treatment options
Jul 21, 2019 • 16 min
Featuring an interview with Professor Carel le Roux An overview of recent data regarding the renal effects of SGLT2 inhibitors, GLP-1 RAs and DPP-4s. After a 5 minute data summary, Professor Le Roux provides his insight in helping patients achieve…
Cardiovascular outcomes at ADA 2019
Jul 8, 2019 • 16 min
An overview of new and recent data presented during ADA 2019. This includes: REWIND - the CVOT for dulaglutide CARMELINA - the CVOT for linagliptin CAROLINA - an active comparison CVOT studying linagliptin vs glimepiride PIONEER 6 - the CVOT for oral…
The PIONEER trial programme
Jun 27, 2019 • 14 min
A highlight of PIONEER trial results, released during ADA 2019. This includes: PIONEER 2 - Oral semaglutide vs empagliflozin PIONEER 3 - Oral semaglutide vs sitagliptin PIONEER 4 - Oral semaglutide vs liraglutide PIONEER 5 - Oral semaglutide in patients…
About this podcast
Jun 26, 2019 • 0 min
An introduction to the podcast - who we are, and why we’re doing this