Primary care physicians, diabetologists, endocrinologists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, pharmacists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the screening, treatment and management of patients with diabetes.
The goal of this initiative is to provide monthly touchpoints so that clinicians have a comprehensive and up-to-date understanding of the best practices in diabetes management. This includes practical case-based learnings, interactive video, published and peer-reviewed articles, and appropriate news coverage on diabetes management. Designed to provide timely, scientific data that can be applied directly to the clinical settings for in-the-trenches clinicians.
Learning Objective (s)
- Describe the importance of early diagnosis of diabetes and pathophysiologic mechanisms that may serve as targets for therapy.
- Evaluate the link between cardiovascular disease and diabetes and the impact of treatment on cardiovascular outcomes.
- Formulate personalized and guideline-based treatment strategies based on mechanism of action as well as efficacy and safety profiles of current and emerging monotherapies and combination agents.
- Develop and implement methods for shared decision-making that reflect consideration of the individual patient to maximize treatment adherence, patient outcomes, and quality of life.
CME Information: Physicians
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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 enduring material for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
CE Information: Nurses
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To obtain CME/CE credit:
- Read or listen to each activity carefully.
- Complete/submit each posttest and evaluation.
- Instantly access and print out your certificate.
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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.
Hirva A. Bakeri, MD, MS has no relevant relationships to disclose.
Erjola Balliu, MD has no relevant relationships to disclose.
Carolina R. Hurtado, MD has no relevant relationships to disclose.
Silvio E. Inzucchi, MD has received consulting fees from Alere, Janssen Pharmaceuticals, and vTv Therapeutics; and has served on committees or data monitoring boards for Astra Zeneca, Boehringer Ingelheim, Daiichi, Eisai, Intarcia, Lexicon Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Novo Nordisk, Sankyo, and Sanofi.
Laura M. Jacobsen, MD
Carol J. Levy, MD, CDE
David M. Nathan, MD has disclosed no relevant relationships.
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.
Desmond A. Schatz, MD has received consulting fees from sanofi.
Nina Suda, MD has no relevant relationships to disclose.
Tina K. Thethi, MD, MPH, FACE
Peer Reviewer has disclosed no relevant relationships.
Dorothy Caputo, MA, BSN, RN (lead nurse planner) has no relevant relationships to disclose.
Bernadette Marie Makar, MSN, NP-C, APRN-C (nurse planner) has no relevant relationships to disclose.
Projects In Knowledge's staff members have no relevant relationships to disclose.
These activities may contain discussions of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Specific product disclosure will be forthcoming in each activity.
The opinions expressed in these activities are those of the faculty and do not necessarily reflect those of Projects In Knowledge.
This CME/CE activity is provided solely as an educational service. Specific patient care decisions are the responsibility of the clinician caring for the patient.
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