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Key questions on individualising type 2 diabetes care

Module summary
Consultant physician Dr Dipesh Patel answers questions on patients that may benefit from SGLT2 inhibitors, the merits of GLP-1 agonists, and how to help patients who continue to gain weight
Learning objectives

This module will discuss how you can tailor treatment for patients with type 2 diabetes, including:

  • Deciding which drug is most appropriate for each patient
  • The patients who will benefit most from SGLT2 inhibitors
  • What to do with patients who continue to gain weight

 

Date of preparation: January 2017

UK/DB/0116/0022ar

Author
Dr Dipesh Patel is a consultant physician at the Royal Free Hospital, London
Date module published
23/01/2017
Module due for review
23/01/2019
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1 CPD hour
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
2 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module
v good
Carl Hanratty
23.05.2017.
excellent module, very clear and practical. Find the format helps understanding
Tom Norris
23.05.2017.
useful
Claire Cordwellsmith
23.05.2017.
Easy to follow and well set out
DAVID HAGGAR
22.05.2017.
very explanatory
Leelamma Joseph
21.05.2017.