Online Education | Ambulatory Care Nursing 2015 - Diabetes Update
This module is an update on diabetes management for 2015. Content details on listed under the learning objectives below.
Subbulaxmi Trikudanathan, MD, MRCP, MMSc
Clinical Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Nutrition and Metabolism, UW Medicine/University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle
Dr. Trikudanathan did an excellent job of providing just the right amount of information/review of studies, and medications. This talk was useful and pertinent to me and my work in community health.
For nurses, nurse practitioners, medical assistants and other interested healthcare professionals.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
After taking this course, you will be better able to:
- Discuss updates in the recent ADA position statement.
- Explore case studies to illustrate the role of the newer glucose lowering agents in the treatment strategies.
- Discuss special considerations while designing individual treatment plans in patients with type 2 diabetes.
- 1.20 Contact hours
- 1.20 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level