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.
At the end of this activity, the attendees should be able to:
Assess the Exercise and Type 2 Diabetes Joint Position Statement by the American Diabetes Association & American College of Sports Medicine.
Indicate behavioral strategies for starting and maintaining an exercise program.
Discuss safety concerns for patients with diabetes participating in exercise.
List the impact diabetes comorbidities can have on exercise regimens.