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Key questions on type 2 diabetes

Module summary

Consultant diabetologist Professor Steve Bain answers GP Dr Pam Brown’s questions on dietary advice, HbA1c targets and the new NICE guidance

Learning objectives

This module will update you on:

  • The latest changes to NICE guidance
  • Activity recommendations for patients where excercise is contraintradicted 
  • Recommendations for HbA1c targets
Author

Professor Steve Bain is a consultant diabetologist at Singleton Hospital, Swansea, and professor of medicine at Swansea University

Dr Pam Brown is a GP in Swansea

Date module published
29/03/2016
Module due for review
29/03/2018
Suggested number of CPD credits
Completing this module will earn you a certificate for a suggested
1.5 CPD hours
By showing evidence of impact you could double that to
3 CPD hours
What other GPs said after completing this module

good and helpful.
Alec Goldin
16.04.2017.
good
Binoy Kumar
30.03.2017.
Good
Asha Latha Narayanaswamy
30.03.2017.
very good
Ronald Kok
27.03.2017.
very useful
Niall Finegan
18.03.2017.