Stephen Gough

Visiting professor of diabetes and honorary consultant physician,
University of Oxford and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust,
Oxford Centre for Diabetes Endocrinology and Metabolism, UK

Archana Dhere

Specialist registrar in diabetes and endocrinology,
Oxford Deanery, UK;
Clinical research fellow,
Oxford Centre for Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism,
Churchill Hospital

Accredited by

BMJ Learning

Course Description

After completing this module, you should know:
- How to adjust HbA1c targets to take account of the patient’s individual circumstances
- The importance of taking a stepwise approach to escalation of glucose lowering treatments, with timely intensification of therapy for those who fail to meet blood glucose targets
- The latest evidence on efficacy and safety of the newer agents, including SGLT-2 inhibitors and GLP-1 receptor agonists
- The role of glucose self-monitoring
- The key practice changing points relating to blood glucose control from the 2015 NICE guideline on type 2 diabetes.

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:1.00 Credits
Release Date:2016-May-06
Expiration Date:2019-Mar-31
Estimated Time for Completion:1 hour
Registration Required:Yes

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