In episode 213, Mike and James get back to listener questions and we talk about hormones and VTE, gliptins, sulfonlyureas. statins, risk calculators, the elderly and statins and targets. At the end we answer the question “what is the meaning of life” but unfortunately we ran out of tape and this answer wasn’t recorded.
1) The ESTHER study
2) Gliptins/DPP4s, sulfonlyureas
SAVOR-TIMI 53 – saxagliptin and cardiovascular outcomes
EXAMINE – alogliptin and cardiovascular outcomes
Sulphonylureas and risk of cardiovascular disease:systematic review and meta-analysis
3) Statin intolerance
5) Statins and the elderly