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Diabetes Alliance Master Class #1 - Forster

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Club Forster

19 Strand St, NSW

Forster, NSW 2428

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Registration from 6:30pm, education starts at 7pm.

Part 1 of a 3 part series.

Presented by Dr Shamasunder Acharya
Clinical Director GNC Diabetes.

Session will cover:

  • How to improve Screening, Diagnosis and Classification of Diabetes Mellitus and investigate process measures in each GP Practice (systems approach)
  • Pathophysiology of Type 2 DM
  • HbA1c testing benefits and limitations
  • BGL monitoring: who should be testing, how often, changes to NDSS
  • Prediabetes: definition, risks, benefits of intervention
  • Newly diagnosed type 2 DM
  • Basic nutritional advice for healthy eating
  • What is after Metformin these days?
  • Newer oral agents (Gliptins, SGLT2 inhibitors)
  • GLP – 1 analogue
  • Diabetes medications and cardiovascular benefits
  • Complications of DM: including Diabetic retinopathy & Diabetic renal disease
  • Renal failure and diabetic medications changes (medication safety)
  • Macro vascular disease and risk management in DM

Generously sponsored by AstraZeneca

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Club Forster

19 Strand St, NSW

Forster, NSW 2428

Australia

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