Hitting Diabetes Head-on: Improving Outcomes and Reducing Clinical Inertia with GLP-1 Receptor Agonists
The percentage of individuals with T2D achieving A1C <7% worsened from 2015-2018. Therapeutic inertia—failure to initiate or intensify treatment in a timely manner—is largely responsible for this problem. This program will support PCPs in overcoming therapeutic inertia through timely initiation and advancement of treatment with GLP-1 RAs and review guideline updates that support use of GLP-1 RA early in the treatment paradigm.
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Donald and Barbara Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell
Advanced Practice Nurse, Diabetes Clinic
University of Colorado Health
University of Colorado College of Nursing
Wichita State University Graduate Nursing Department
Colorado Springs, CO
Novo Nordisk, Inc.
Institute for Medical and Nursing Education
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