2020 Diabetes is Primary: Older Adults

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 2020 Diabetes is Primary: Older Adults

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

Learning Objectives
At the end of this presentation, participants will be able to:

Identify the segments of the older diabetes population that have not been represented in glucose-lowering and recent cardiovascular outcome trials.
Identify the clinical and functional characteristics of older patients that should be considered when setting glucose goals and selecting glucose-lowering drugs.