• FP Essentials™ 


    #504 Edition | May 2021

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    Type 1 Diabetes
    Screening, Diagnosis, and Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes
    Pharmacotherapy for Type 2 Diabetes
    Device Therapy

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    In This Edition

    • Describe the three stages of type 1 diabetes.
    • Summarize the risk factors for prediabetes and diabetes development and identify appropriate patients for screening.
    • Diagnose patients with prediabetes and diabetes using two diagnostic tests.
    • Counsel patients with prediabetes or diabetes about healthy eating patterns and recommend enrollment in an intensive lifestyle intervention program.
    • Describe the lifestyle interventions and pharmacotherapy recommended for patients with prediabetes and diabetes.
    • Prescribe a glucagon-like peptide 1 receptor agonist or sodium-dependent glu­cose cotransporter 2 inhibitor with cardiovascular disease benefits for appropriate patients with type 2 diabetes.
    • Summarize the benefits of continuous glucose monitor use for patients with type 1 diabetes.
    • Determine which patients with diabetes are potential candidates for use of a hybrid closed-loop insulin pump–continuous glucose monitor.

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    #504: Diabetes
    May 2021

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