Type 2 Diabetes in Children

Return to all Infant, Child, and Adolescent Medicine sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Conduct appropriate screenings and create diagnostic plans for comorbidities and complications in patients who have diabetes. 
2. Delineate a disease management plan that utilizes the current guidelines and includes all the components of effective diabetes management, including key elements of the Chronic Care Model. 
3. Manage pharmacologic interventions inclusive of new pharmacologic guidelines for the management of diabetes and updated recommendations for initiation of insulin therapy. 
4. Optimize management of diabetes to decrease potential microvascular and macrovascular complications.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019

Goutham Rao, MD, Vice Chair, Department of Family Medicine, University of Chicago

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/18/2019
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