Type 2 Diabetes in Children
Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:
1. Using evidence-based guidelines develop a screening protocol for type 2 DM in children and adolescents.
2. Develop a multifactorial disease management plan (medication and lifestyle changes) that includes the patient’s family.
3. Educate patients and families of the importance of the multifaceted plan to provide positive patient outcomes.
4. Screen and monitor patients for comorbid conditions.
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Mark E. Shaffer, MD, FAAFP, Assistant Professor, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Medical Director, John A. Martin Primary Health Care Center, Winnsboro, South Carolina
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