Release Date: September 10, 2018 Expiration Date: September 30, 2019 (subject to change)
CE for this activity will not be available after this date.
Overview Angela Thompson, DNP, FNP-C, BC-ADM, CDE, FAANP presents the latest information on the titratable fixed-ratio combination therapies with basal insulin/GLP1-RA and addresses best practices to implement and intensify this treatment in your patients. A patient with T2DM will also present their perspective and key concepts to overcome common provider and patient barriers to implementing injectable therapy. CE Credit Instructions
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Compare and contrast current guidelines for patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) not at goal.
Review data on combination GLP-1 RAs and basal insulin for individuals with T2DM when intensification is needed.
Identify how fixed-dose combination therapy with GLP1-RA and insulin can help patients achieve glycemic goals.
Formulate strategies to overcome barriers to the introduction and intensification of fixed ratio therapies.
Faculty Angela Thompson, DNP, FNP-C, BC-ADM, CDE, FAANP Disclosure This activity was planned in accordance with AANP Accreditation Standards and Policies. This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sanofi US.
Dr. Thompson has no relevant affiliations to disclose.
This educational activity may contain opinions of the speakers from their personal experience. The activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings. Further, attendees/participants should appraise the information presented critically and are encouraged to consult appropriate resources for any product or device mentioned in this program. Additional Information For questions about this online CE activity, or more information concerning the AANP CE Center, contact the AANP CE Center Manager at CECenter@aanp.org.
1 Contact Hour(s) of CE, All of which may be applied towards Pharmacology
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