Volume 3, Issue 5: Type 2 Diabetes: Approach to Management in Older Adults

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 3, Issue 5)

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:

  • Discuss the need for individualized care as well as recommended glycemic targets in older adults.
  • Summarize the efficacy and safety of different classes of antihyperglycemic medications in older adults. 
  • Explain the association between hypoglycemia and cognitive decline in older adults with type 2 diabetes.
Additional information
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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
03/09/2018
Course expires: 
03/08/2020
Cost:
$0.00
Amisha Wallia
Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology
Metabolism, and Molecular Medicine
Feinberg School of Medicine
 
 

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC
  • 1.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/09/2018
Course expires: 
03/08/2020

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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