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ACC 2021 May 15 - 17

Continued treatment with semaglutide 2.4 mg leads to sustained improvements in cardiometabolic risk factors in the STEP 4 trial

Subodh Verma1; Meena Bhatta2; Melanie Davies3; John E Deanfield4; W Timothy Garvey5; Camilla Jensen2; Usman Khalid2; Robert Kushner6; Domenica M Rubino7; Mikhail Kosiborod8;
1Division of Cardiac Surgery, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada; 2Novo Nordisk A/S, Søborg, Denmark; 3Diabetes Research Centre, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK, and NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre, Leicester, UK; 4Institute of Cardiovascular Science, University College London, London, UK; 5Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA; 6Division of Endocrinology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA; 7Washington Center for Weight Management and Research, Arlington, Virginia, USA; 8Department of Cardiovascular Disease, Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, Missouri, USA;