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Doctor Bahira Shahim

Karolinska Institute, Stockholm (Sweden)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Bahira Shahim, MD., PhD., is a 33 year old resident in Cardiology at Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden. In februari 2019, she defended her PhD thesis “Screening Strategies for Dysglycaemia in relation to Cardiovascular Risk” at the Karolinska Institute. After her dissertation she was accepted to a postdoctoral fellowship program at Cardiovascular Research Foundation, Columbia University, New York. Her goal is to to study cardiovascular outcomes after invasive cardiac procedures in patients with dysglycaemia.

When and how to detect diabetes and its pre-states.

Event: EuroPrevent 2019

Topic: Diabetes and the Heart

Session: Masterclass on Diabetes & CV Risk Part 1: The patient with diabetes


Optimizing outreach strategy to identify individuals at risk for diabetes and/or cardiovascular disease: a study of the Sodertalje municipality in Sweden

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: Scores

Session: Controversies in cardiovascular risk assessment and prevention


The prognostic value of fasting plasma glucose, two hour postload glucose and HbA1c in patients with coronary artery disease

Event: ESC Congress 2017

Topic: CAD and comorbidities

Session: CAD and comorbidities


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