Online Education | Adult/Geriatric Drug Therapy 2013 - Diabetes Update 2013: Before and After the Diagnosis

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Diabetes Update

This course focuses on the standards of care for diabetes mellitus, treatment options and pharmacologic treatment of metabolic syndrome. Content details are provided in the learning objectives listed below.


Target Audience

For nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses, pharmacists and other healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you will be better able to:

  • Define standards of care for diabetes mellitus.
  • Discuss treatment options for diabetes mellitus.
  • Describe goals and benefits of pharmacologic treatment of metabolic syndrome.

Additional Information

Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
  • 1.50 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Timothy C Evans, MD, PhD, FACP
Associate Professor of Medicine, UW School of Medicine, Senior Medical Director, MEDEX Northwest, Attending Physician, General Internal Medicine Center, University of Washington Medical Center - Roosevelt

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours
  • 1.50 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level


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