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Diabetes Training (Oral therapies for patients with type 2 diabetes/Practical use of oral therapies in type 2 diabetes)


Delivered by Eli Lilly

This training is taking place virtually via the MS Teams platform on Tuesday 2nd February 2021, 13:30 – 16:00.

The training will be delivered in two parts as follows:

Session 1 – Oral therapies for patients with type 2 diabetes (Speaker: Anita Thynne)

Objectives

  • Discuss the considerations when choosing a treatment to meet the needs and circumstances of individual patients
  • Review the standard oral therapies used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes: metformin, sulphonylureas, thiazolidinediones, DPP-4 inhibitors and SGLT2 inhibitors
  • Understand the sites of action for the different oral drug classes and be aware of the prescribing considerations including renal function and hepatic disease
  • Consider different goals of treatment and evaluate how different oral therapies can help to achieve these goals

 

Session 2 – Practical use of oral therapies in type 2 diabetes​​ (Speaker: Anita Thynne)

Objectives

  • To recall the different considerations when choosing oral treatments for patients with type 2 diabetes
  • To explore the need for individualised treatment targets and goals, and the impact that this has on choosing the right treatment, for the right patient, at the right time
  • To use case studies to bring theory to life

Upon booking, your email address will be shared with the course provider, Eli Lilly.

This course is provided free of charge.

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Venue

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