Diabetes Prevention, Screening and Management

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.


Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Conduct appropriate screenings and develop prevention plans to reduce patient risk of Type 2 Diabetes.
2. Monitor patients who have diabetes for comorbidities and complications, including provisions of clinical practice guidelines and performance measures (when appropriate).
3. Create a long-term chronic care disease management plan that includes medical therapy, lifestyle modification, self-management education and psychosocial assessment and care, inclusive of new pharmacologic guidelines for the management of diabetes and updated recommendations for initiation of insulin therapy.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
Parent activity set: 

Elissa J. Palmer, MD, FAAFP, Course Chair, Professor and Chair, Director Reproductive Services, Director Rural Track Residency, Department of Family Medicine, Las Vegas School of Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/08/2021
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