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Could you highlight the key systems improved by regular physical activity/exercise beyond weight loss? December 07, 2016 Could you highlight the key systems improved by regular physical activity/exercise beyond weight loss? 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 2:14 min.
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Why do you think cardiorespiratory fitness is not assessed as a vital sign in clinical practice? November 23, 2016 Why do you think cardiorespiratory fitness is not assessed as a vital sign in clinical practice? 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 0:33 min.
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Could you elaborate on the need to go beyond body weight loss to evaluate the response of viscerally obese subjects to exercise training? November 09, 2016 Could you elaborate on the need to go beyond body weight loss to evaluate the response of viscerally obese subjects to exercise training? 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 2:11 min.
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Is there sufficient recognition by clinicians managing patients with type 2 diabetes that their patients should eat better and move more? October 26, 2016 Is there sufficient recognition by clinicians managing patients with type 2 diabetes that their patients should eat better and move more? Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:43 min.
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What key progresses in cardiovascular medicine were made over the last 50 years? October 12, 2016 What key progresses in cardiovascular medicine were made over the last 50 years? Philip J. Barter, MD, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, Conjoint Professor, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Expert Opinions
Video 0:43 min.
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What are the key risk factors for impaired cognitive functions and dementia? September 28, 2016 What are the key risk factors for impaired cognitive functions and dementia? Louis Bherer, PhD, Chair in Preventive Health Science Research and Scientific Director of the PERFORM Centre, Concordia University, Montréal, QC, Canada Expert Opinions
Video 0:35 min.
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Why don't we have data on measured level of inactivity/activity in the population of the province of Quebec yet? September 14, 2016 Why don't we have data on measured level of inactivity/activity in the population of the province of Quebec yet? 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 1:19 min.
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What are the key research activities of your research group regarding the obesity epidemic in children and adolescents? August 31, 2016 What are the key research activities of your research group regarding the obesity epidemic in children and 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 0:56 min.
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What are the low hanging fruits in terms of ecosystem/environmental targets to improve cardiovascular health? August 17, 2016 What are the low hanging fruits in terms of ecosystem/environmental targets to improve cardiovascular health? 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 0:52 min.
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How misleading has been the low fat diet message regarding prevention of cardiovascular disease? August 03, 2016 How misleading has been the low fat diet message regarding prevention of cardiovascular disease? Frank M. Sacks, MD, FAHA, Department of Nutrition, Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 2:03 min.
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Could you summarize the beneficial impact of olive oil and nuts on numerous clinically relevant outcomes? July 20, 2016 Could you summarize the beneficial impact of olive oil and nuts on numerous clinically relevant outcomes? Emilios Ros, MD, PhD, Director, Lipid Clinic; Senior Consultant, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Hospital Clínic, Barcelona, Spain Expert Opinions
Video 2:33 min.
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What key findings relating excess visceral fat to various cardiometabolic outcomes were reported from the Japanese American cohort? July 06, 2016 What key findings relating excess visceral fat to various cardiometabolic outcomes were reported from 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 2:04 min.
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Could you comment on the impact of physical inactivity on public health in the U.S. and worldwide? June 22, 2016 Could you comment on the impact of physical inactivity on public health in the U.S. and worldwide? 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 0:27 min.
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What are the key findings relevant to the rich literature on body fat distribution published over the last 30 years? June 08, 2016 What are the key findings relevant to the rich literature on body fat distribution published over the last 30 years? 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 2:06 min.
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In your opinion, what are the critical issues regarding the optimal clinical management of patients with type 2 diabetes in 2015? May 25, 2016 In your opinion, what are the critical issues regarding the optimal clinical management of patients with type 2 diabetes in 2015? Robert E. Ratner, MD, FACP, FACE, Chief Scientific and Medical Officer, American Diabetes Association, Alexandria, VA, United States Expert Opinions
Video 0:38 min.
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