First presented at the OPSO Annual Primary Care Conference on September 28, 2019. OPSO is pleased to offer this on-demand CME program with Michael Shannon, MD exploring diabetes care for the elderly.
1. Identify the challenges and barriers to diabetes care in the elderly
2. Analyze and contrast the ADA-EASD and AACE algorithms for diabetes management, with focus on algorithms’ approach to the elderly where cited in these guidelines
3. Interpret recent cardiovascular safety studies for diabetes agents
4. Define goals and A1c targets for the elderly population
Dr. Shannon discloses that he has a financial affiliation with Novo-Nordisk, Eli Lilly, and Boehringer Engelheim.
The Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to provide osteopathic continuing medical education for physicians and designates this program for a maximum of 1 AOA Category 2-A credits and will report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.
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