Treatment Approaches to Diabetes Mellitus

 16/06/2021    

 Online   

 1 CPD Approved

Book Now Closing date: 17 June 2021

Overview

18:00 - 19:15

The 'Treatment Approaches to Diabetes Mellitus' Webinar will be hosted by the Faculty of Podiatric Medicine of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons (Glasgow) and will include:

  • A digest of the current range of pharmacological interventions that may be used to control blood glucose levels in people with diabetes.
  • Consideration of some of the reasons why some patients may unwittingly fail to adhere to those prescribed regimes.
  • Discussion around how the podiatrist might reduce medicines non-adherence through an understanding of the patient's perspective of why their non-adherence may occur.

Learning Outcomes:

At the end of this webinar delegates should have learnt the following:

  • To review the range of injected and oral drugs that are used to help control blood glucose levels
  • To consider adjunct and dietary therapies in the control of blood glucose levels
  • To consider approaches that may enhance and encourage medicines adherence, in respect of the control of blood glucose levels

  Programme

16 June

18:00 - 18:05

Welcome & Introduction

Christine Skinner
Dean
Faculty of Podiatric Medicine
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow


16 June

18:05 - 18:15

Insulin: what you need to know about the patient, pens and pumps

Krishna Gohil
Clinical Lead
Lower Limb and Surgical Wounds
National Wound Care Strategy


16 June

18:15 - 18:25

A handful of tablets can make the glucose go down

Dr Jean Mooney


16 June

18:25 - 18:45

Is your patient taking their medication?

Naomi Fleming
Senior Clinical Pharmacist for Brackley and Towcester PCN


16 June

18:45 - 19:05

A deeper delve into the reasons for intentional non-adherence, and what to do about it

Jodi Binning


16 June

19:05 - 19:15

Panel Questions


16 June

19:15 - 19:20

Thank You & Close

Christine Skinner
Dean
Faculty of Podiatric Medicine
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£10.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£30.00


Coordinator

Esther Malcolm

 0141 221 6072

 Email Coordinator


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