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ECO 2021 May 10 - 13

Improvement of the 10-Year Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease Risk with Once-Weekly Semaglutide 2.4 mg in Adults with Overweight or Obesity – Post-Hoc Analysis of the STEP 1 Trial

Melanie Davies1; Meena Bhatta2; John E. Deanfield3; W. Timothy Garvey4; Usman Khalid2; Robert Kushner5; Domenica M. Rubino6; Subodh Verma7; Niels Zeuthen2; Mikhail Kosiborod8;
1Diabetes Research Centre, Department of Health Sciences, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK, and NIHR Leicester Biomedical Research Centre, Leicester, UK; 2Novo Nordisk A/S, Søborg, Denmark; 3Vascular Physiology Unit, Institute of Cardiovascular Science, University College London, London, UK; 4Department of Nutrition Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA; 5Division of Endocrinology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA; 6Washington Center for Weight Management and Research, Arlington, VA, USA; 7Division of Cardiac Surgery, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St Michael’s Hospital, Unity Health Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; 8Department of Cardiovascular Disease, Saint Luke’s Mid America Heart Institute and University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine, Kansas City, MO, USA.;