Endocrinologists, diabetologists, primary care physicians, nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, pharmacists, and other allied healthcare professionals involved in the screening and treatment of patients with diabetes.
The goal of this program is to provide case studies and data from medical meetings and journals insights at the point of care on current and emerging management strategies based on the most up-to-date evidence-based medicine and clinical trial results in diabetes.
Learning Objective (s)
- Describe the natural history of diabetes, the importance of early diagnosis of this condition, and recent advances in our understanding of pathophysiologic mechanisms that may serve as targets of therapy.
- Evaluate criteria that have been developed to assess treatment response in diabetes, delineate how these criteria can be used to risk-stratify patients in clinical practice, and consider therapeutic treatment options that improve patient outcomes.
CME Information: Physicians
Statement of Accreditation
Projects In Knowledge® is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Projects In Knowledge® designates this for a maximum of 0.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
To obtain credit:
- Read or listen to each activity carefully.
- Complete/submit each posttest and evaluation.
- Instantly access and print out your certificate.
There is no fee for this activity.
Projects In Knowledge has developed the contract to demonstrate our commitment to providing the highest quality professional education to clinicians, and to help clinicians set educational goals to challenge and enhance their learning experience.
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Vivian A. Fonseca, MD, FRCP has received honoraria from Abbott Laboratories, Amgen, Astra Zeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly and Company, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Novo Nordisk, Inc, Pamlabs, Sanofi-aventis, and Takeda Pharmaceuticals; and has conducted contracted research for Abbott Laboratories, Asahi Kasei Pharma Corp., Eli Lilly and Company, Endo Barrier, Gilead Sciences, and Novo Nordisk, Inc.
Cyrus V. Desouza, MD, MBBS has received salary/honoraria from Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited; and consulting fees from Novo Nordisk.
W. Timothy Garvey, MD has received honoraria from LipoScience Inc and Merck & Co, Inc; has received consulting fees from Alkermes, Daiichi Sankyo Inc, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Johnson & Johnson Inc, LipoScience Inc, and Vivus Inc; has conducted contracted research for Amylin Pharmaceuticals, Merck & Co, Inc, and Weight Watchers; and has ownership interest in Bristol-Myers Squibb, Eli Lilly and Company, Institute for Science and International Security, Merck & Co, Inc, Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation, Otsuka Pharmaceuticals, and Vivus Inc.
Carla J. Greenbaum, MD has received consulting fees from Bristol-Myers Squibb and has conducted contracted research for Janssen and Novo Nordisk.
Sandra M. Lord, MD
Anne L. Peters, MD has received salary/honoraria from AstraZeneca/Bristol-Myers Squibb and Novo Nordisk Pharmaceuticals, Inc.; and consulting fees from Abbott Diabetes Care, AstraZeneca/Bristol-Myers Squibb, Becton, Dickinson and Company, Boehringer Ingelheim, Eli Lilly and Company, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Medtronic MiniMed, Inc., Sanofi-Aventis, and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited.
Peer Reviewer has disclosed no relevant relationships.
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These activities may contain discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Specific product disclosure will be forthcoming in each activity.
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