Online Education | Diabetes Update 2017 - Clinical Perspectives on Optimizing Diabetes Care (Rx)

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 Clinical Perspectives on Optimizing Diabetes Care (Rx)

Course Description

Follow along with a hypothetical patient case to gain a better understanding of how the different classes of antidiabetic agents work in the body. 

Featuring—

Crystal Zhou, PharmD, ASH-CHC

PGY2 Ambulatory Care Specialty Pharmacy Resident, Family Medicine, Harborview Pharmacy Services, Seattle

Comments from lecture attendees:

"As someone who is not a diabetes nurse, this presentation covering the basics of different diabetes drugs was so helpful."

"Strong PowerPoint with great clinical pearls."

"Crystal was well organized and blended research with clinical application well."

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Target Audience

For nurses, nurse practitioners, nurse educators, certified diabetes educators, dietitians, nutritionists, pharmacists, social workers, health educators, physical therapists and other healthcare professionals across all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

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

  1. Compare and contrast the mechanism of action of different classes of antidiabetic agents.
  2. Provided a patient case:
    1. Choose the most appropriate drug therapy modification to improve glucose control.
    2. Recommend an appropriate drug therapy modification to alleviate drug-induced side effects.
    3. Create a care plan for treatment of nephropathy in a patient who cannot use RAAS agents.

 

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 0.90 Contact hours
  • 0.90 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
05/01/2017
Expires: 
05/01/2020
Cost:
$20.00

Available Credit

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

Price

Cost:
$20.00
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