Diabetes Mellitus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Goals of Therapy
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This resource includes a PowerPoint presentation (with notes) reviewing how the diagnosis of diabetes is made, what exams/tests should be performed to prevent sequelae of diabetes, and how to determine goals of therapy.
Sprabery L, George C, Brescia W. Diabetes Mellitus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Goals of Therapy. MedEdPORTAL Publications; 2011. Available from: https://www.mededportal.org/publication/7944 http://dx.doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.7944
Contains time-sensitive information that will likely be inaccurate, obsolete, or irrelevant by February 24, 2013
- To be able to learn how the diagnosis of diabetes is made.
- To be able to learn what tests/examinations should be routinely performed to prevent the long-term sequelae of diabetes mellitus.
- To be able to determine how to select treatment goals.
- Diabetes Mellitus (MeSH), Metabolic Disorder, Prediabetes
Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
- Endocrinology, Diabetes & Metabolism
- Family Medicine
Knowledge for Practice
- Biochemistry/Cell Biology
- Clinical Skills/Doctoring
- Medical Student
Professional School Post-Graduate Training
Authors & Co-Authors
Laura Sprabery, MD
University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Medicine
Christa George, PharmD, BCPS, CDE
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
William Brescia, PhD
Univ of TN Health Science Center
Effectiveness and Significance
This presentation is used in lecture format to teach residents the need for a systematic approach to diabetes care. Residents learn the answers to the questions posed in the presentation. The significance of the presentation is helping physicians learn a systematic approach.
Socratic approach is a good way to communicate this information.
This information is made available under the Creative Commons license.
Contains materials or information owned by other parties
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