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Course Description: In this case study, Drs. Henske and Kowalski use a real-world example to discuss strategies for managing hyperglycemia with aerobic activity and review important considerations for patients who experience hyperglycemia following exercise.

Course Description: In this case study, Drs. Gallen and Riddell use a real-world example to discuss strategies for managing hypoglycemia with aerobic activity and describe the potential effects of adding resistance training before aerobic exercise for people with type 1 diabetes.

Course Description: In this activity, Drs. Laffel and Henske discuss the fear of hypoglycemia commonly associated with exercise in people with type 1 diabetes and mechanisms for avoiding hypoglycemia and ensuring safe physical activity, particularly for those just starting a new regimen.

Format: Webcast
Maximum Credits: 0.5
Course Description: Join diabetes experts Alison Evert, MS, RD, CDE, and Jay Shubrook, DO, as they discuss the patient perspective on starting continuous glucose monitoring (CGM). Learn more about the educational needs that individuals with type 1 diabetes have when starting CGM, factors that may foster or limit their success with CGM, and common concerns that they may have about…More

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Alison Evert, MS, RD, CDE, and Anne Peters, MD, as they talk about how to start individuals with type 1 diabetes on continuous glucose monitoring from the primary care perspective. Learn more about the different devices, their benefits and limitations, how to interpret the data, and billing and insurance coverage considerations.

Course Description: In this activity, Drs. Laffel and Henske discuss strategies for managing insulin and nutrition with different types of exercise and ways in which clinicians can help their patients manage insulin and carbohydrate intake to mitigate hypoglycemia.

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Anne Peters, MD, and Jay Shubrook, DO, to learn more about insulin pumps. Find out about the benefits and limitations of insulin pumps and how you can help interested patients with type 1 diabetes get started on this type of therapy.

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Anne Peters, MD, and Jay Shubrook, DO, as they discuss measures other than HbA1c to evaluate the clinical outcomes of people with type 1 diabetes and explore ways to help address common patient concerns, such as hypoglycemia, glucose variability, and diabetes distress.

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Mark Heyman, PhD, and Jennifer Raymond, MD, as they discuss the common psychosocial issues experienced by individuals with type 1 diabetes and how this disease affects quality of life and self-management. Learn more about establishing a rapport with your patients, identifying psychosocial issues, and providing additional support to help…More

Format: Webcast
Maximum Credits: 0.75
Course Description: In this activity, Drs. Riddell and Gallen discuss the hormonal and metabolic response to various types of exercise and how those responses are different in the presence of type 1 diabetes. This program also explores the relationship between exercise and hyper- and hypoglycemia, as well as strategies for mitigating dysglycemia.

Course Description: Join diabetes experts Anne Peters, MD, and Jay Shubrook, DO, as they talk about the latest advances in treatments for type 1 diabetes. Explore established and newly available insulin formulations and the possible role of antihyperglycemic therapies used in type 2 diabetes for the management of type 1.

Course Description: This activity is based on a virtual symposium at the Association of Managed Care Pharmacy annual meeting from April 12, 2021. This activity reviews the effects of inflammatory skin conditions on clinical, psychosocial, and economic outcomes, with a specific focus on atopic dermatitis (AD) and alopecia areata (AA), the burden of more severe disease, and the…More

Course Description: This educational program features faculty Charles L. Daley, MD, and Shannon Kasperbauer, MD, in an engaging video presentation discussing the diagnostic criteria and treatment recommendations for nontuberculous mycobacterial lung disease (NTM-LD) based on the 2020 ATS/ERS/ESCMID/IDSA clinical practice guidelines. Faculty offer expert commentary on how to…More

Course Description: This supplement reviews key changes to the latest American College of Rheumatology (ACR) guidelines for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and how they may be implemented to meet the unique needs of veterans. New priorities include minimizing/eliminating glucocorticoids; using methotrexate (MTX) as early first-line treatment and continuing it rather than rapidly…More