Overview

This is your one-stop shopping for a comprehensive understanding of GLP-RAs and how to incorporate them into clinical practice. The endured PrimaryCareNOW session provides foundational knowledge and the 3-part Case Conversations podcast series offer real-world case examples with practical advice on how to use GLP-1 RAs to best effect in your patients while troubleshooting potential challenges.

Learning Objectives

  • Review the mechanism of action (MOA), administration, and indications of the various glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor agonists (GLP-1 RA) available for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM)
  • Describe the data from clinical trials showing the benefits of GLP-1 RA including those beyond glycemic control
  • Summarize guidelines around the use of GLP-1 RA, highlighting recent changes which encourage earlier initiation in diabetes care and consideration of comorbidities
  • Outline how to use patient-centered care to approach common barriers in developing and adjusting a diabetes care management plan
 

Courses

Commercial Supporters

Novo Nordisk Inc.

Education Partners

Pri-Med Institute


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