Diabetes CME Courses

Diabetes CME Courses

Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Release Date: April 19, 2016
Expiration Date: April 18, 2017
Summary:

A 3 interview online video presentation discussing new guidelines on management of Type-2 Diabetes Mellitus. Featured interviews with clinical experts regarding recently released on glycemic management in patients with T2DM, new findings about incretin-based therapy and sodium glucose co-transporter 2 (SGLT2) inhibitors, and evidence for the use of combined SGLT2/DPP-4 inhibitor therapy to improve glycemic control and other cardiovascular risk factors in patients with T2DM.

Upon successful completion of this educational series, participants should be better able to:

  • Include new findings about incretin-based therapy and sodium glucose co-transporter 2 inhibitors into management strategies for patients with diabetes.
  • Apply newly released evidence and guidelines to practice regarding glycemic management in patients with type 2 diabetes.
  • Assess the evidence for the use of combined SGLT2/DPP-4 inhibitor therapy to improve glycemic control and other cardiovascular risk factors in patients with type 2 diabetes.
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Release Date: 3/11/2015
Expiration Date: 3/17/2016
Summary: Topics include the following:
  • What defines prediabetes
  • Three critical interventions you should make following a new diabetes diagnosis
  • Lifestyle changes for diabetes prevention: what really works
  • Listening to the Patient Voice and engaging patients to help themselves
  • Diabetes care resources for your office and you patients

Once finished with this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Illustrate strategy for comprehensive diabetes care, including diagnosis and regular screening for diabetes risk factors and other comorbid diseases
  • Incorporate new knowledge to improve guideline-based treatment of patients with T2DM
  • Illustrate a multidisciplinary care model that integrates with community resources provided to patients
  • Discuss the economic and healthcare impact of an expanding diabetes population resulting from failure of optimal preventive, diagnostic and treatment strategies
  • Apply lifestyle modification strategies to managing individuals with prediabetes in order to prevent progression to diabetes
  • Apply knowledge of diabetes pathophysiology and treatment to the application of best practices for treatment of patients with T2DM
  • Review considerations for managing patients with T2DM and comorbid diseases
  • Illustrate application of strategies to overcome barriers to treatment advancement in patients with T2DM
  • Summarize key patient and physician barriers to treatment advancement that incorporates injection therapy
  • Provide culturally competent care that provides education to improve patient’s risk recognition and motivation to engage in positive health self-management behaviors
  • Evaluate treatment options that include insulin regimen and the optimal strategy for patients with T1DM and T2DM
  • Summarize new advances with insulin therapy
Format: Online Streaming Video
Price: Free
Summary: ScientiaCME presently has the following Endocrinology / Diabetes courses available:
  • Making the case for glycemic control: Is it a Matter of Tightness or Timing? (0.5 CME Credits)
  • Therapeutic Updates, Barriers to Care in the Management of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Best Practices (1.5 CME Credits)
  • Ulcerative Colitis (UC): Best Practices, Therapeutic Updates, and Barriers to Care (1.5 CME Credits)>

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