Combination Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes Management: Charting Courses for Success
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Date of original release: May 14, 2015
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- Explain the regulation of glucose by the kidney in normoglycemia and hyperglycemia and identify roles for SGLT 2 inhibitors in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.
- Recognize properties of incretin hormones and differentiate clinical effects and roles for longer-acting GLP-1 receptor agonists, shorter-acting GLP-1 receptor agonists, and DPP-4 inhibitors.
- Describe considerations for prescribing combination antihyperglycemic therapy and recommend strategies for patients currently not taking insulin therapy as well as those taking insulin.
- Identify barriers to antidiabetic medication adherence and recommend solutions to overcome barriers and improve adherence.
Anne Peters, MD; Eugenio Cersosimo, MD, PhD; Vivian Fonseca, MD, FACE
- 1.50 AMA
- 1.50 Attendance
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