Volume 1, Issue 1: Strategies for Intensifying Therapy for Glycemic Control

e-Diabetes Review is a monthly CE series for nurses, nurse practitioners, and others involved in the care of patients with diabetes. It provides updates on the latest research, best practices, and issues currently under debate, as well as a concise review of relevant journal literature.

(Volume 1, Issue 1)

Target Audience

Nurses and health care professionals involved in the care of patients with diabetes.

Learning Objectives

After participating in this activity, the participant will demonstrate the ability to: 

  • Recognize the barrier of clinical inertia in intensifying the care of patients with uncontrolled type 2 diabetes.

  • Evaluate therapy in type 2 diabetes based on glycemic lowering effect, side effect profiles, and cost of pharmacologic options.

  • Describe when to initiate and how to intensify insulin therapy in a safe and effective manner.

Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
04/03/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2016
Cost:
$0.00
Nestoras Mathioudakis, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism
Associate Director, Inpatient Diabetes Management
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland
 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/03/2014
Course expires: 
04/02/2016

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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