Don’t miss this presentation on glycemic control in hospitalized patients! This session will expand upon your ability to efficiently address barriers in the management of inpatients with diabetes. Expert advice and current guidelines from leading organizations, including the American Diabetes Association, will refresh your knowledge and advance your clinical skills in correcting and regulating high blood sugar levels in your patients.
Insulin regimens are presented in detail, with graphic charts that illustrate proposed management plans. Step-by-step case studies augment the presentation and are set alongside question sets that test your understanding of diabetes management.
Included in this talk are the following topics:
- Potential harms associated with inpatient hyperglycemia and the importance of hyperglycemic control
- Detailed information on designing individualized insulin regimens, including specific preparations and medications (e.g., short-acting, long acting)
- Fixed rate and adjustment factor nomograms
- Risk factors for hypoglycemia