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Sunday

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Learning Objectives:

  • List one characteristic of latent autoimmune diabetes of adults
  • Identify one reason why the incidence of GDM is on the rise
  • Name the only FDA approved drug for the treatment of type 2 diabetes in children

Sunday

This session is not available as an archive

Learning Objective:

  • Review the current ADA/EASD, and AACE goals for pharmacologic management of diabetes
  • Critique the pharmacologic options with their expected A1c reductions, side effect profiles and safety concerns
  • Explain how a patient-centered approach promotes empowerment and positive outcomes



Sunday

This session is not available as an archive

Learning Objectives:

  • State one clinical benefit of insulin concentrations other than u100
  • State one clinical advantage provided by insulin pens as compared to vial and syringe
  • Identify the duration of insulin action for degludec insulin

Sunday

This session is not available as an archive

Learning Objectives:

  • List the goals of preconception care for women with pregestational DM
  • State the A1C goal for people with diabetes under the age of 18 years
  • Describe at least one consideration when managing the care of an elderly patient with diabetes

Sunday

This session is not available as an archive

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe how continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) differs from self-monitoring blood glucose (SMBG)
  • List one benefit of CGM
  • State the order of analyzing CGM data

Sunday

This session is not available as an archive

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the microvascular complications of that affect patients suffering from diabetes mellitus
  • Apply current screening recommendations to ensure patients receive timely care
  • Describe the importance of proper management of co-morbid cardiovascular disease

Sunday

This session is not available as an archive

Learning Objectives:

  • Distinguish the clinical characteristics of the monogenic types of DM
  • Select the appropriate treatment to address steroid-induced hyperglycemia
  • Identify one clinical impact of overuse of insulin injection or infusion sites

Monday

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify 10 – 20 new medications
  • Discuss the use, side effects, drug-drug interactions, and benefits of each of the medications
  • Discuss updates related to labeling, indications, risks associated with various medications

Monday

Learning Objectives:

  • Know the consequences of gout, including joint damage, and increased risk of VCD and CKD
  • Diagnose gout clinically and establish patient goals of treatment
  • Describe the management strategies in treating gout and hyperuricemia

Monday

Learning Objectives:

  • List at least 5 major epidemiologic factors influencing the rise of obesity in this country
  • Describe various interconnections between fat, gut & brain in relation to appetite, calorie utilization and mood
  • Relate the physiologic impact of various weight loss intervention & prevention strategies as well as way to reduce weight regain