2018 Diabetes Is Primary: Cardiovascular Risk and Treatment Options: Primary Care Successes

1 Credit

2018 Diabetes Is Primary: Cardiovascular Risk and Treatment Options: Primary Care Successes

Target Audience
This course is specifically intended for primary care physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and other health care professionals who manage patients with diabetes.

Learning Objective
At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:

- Indicate screening recommendations for early detection.
- Identify antihypertensive treatment approaches for adults with diabetes and hypertension.
- Identify how to implement evidence-based guidelines that will reduce CV risk for patients with diabetes.
- Evaluate the CV risk reduction noted in clinical trials of certain antihyperglycemic agents.

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