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 N20043 - Diabetes Case Studies: Navigating the Alphabet Soup of Treatment Options
Sunday, May 17, 2020
08:00 AM - 09:00 AM
$0     CME 
Location: 104
Description:
CME NUMBER: N20043
This interactive, case-based presentation will feature real world clinical scenarios to demonstrate optimization of diabetes treatment plans. The lecture will explore critical decision-making when selecting from the variety of available anti-hyperglycemia agents with an effort at reducing complications and hypoglycemia. A review of cardiovascular outcomes data will be included with a discussion on applying this data and current guidelines at the clinic level to help improve patient outcomes as well as clinicians' comfort with this evolving area of medicine.

At the end of this session, participants should be able to:

• Discuss the pathophysiology of type 1 and type 2 diabetes and how this directly applies to treatment recommendations
• Describe available treatment options including specific mechanisms of action and clinical considerations
• Review recent cardiovascular outcome trials results which have affected clinical guidelines, indications, and precautions
• Demonstrate the real-world application of selecting diabetes treatment options using clinical case studies


PHARMACOLOGY
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