This course focuses on T2DM and does not include information relating to type 1 diabetes, gestational diabetes mellitus, latent autoimmune diabetes of adults, or monogenic diabetes.
In addition to the overall learning outcomes of this CPD Accredited Activity, by thlearn-outcomee end of this activity, participants will be able to:
- Describe at least five common comorbidities and/or complications of T2DM.
- List the components of a comprehensive physical evaluation for comorbidities in a patient with T2DM, including appropriate laboratory investigations and risk calculations.
- Employ tools/online calculators to improve screening for comorbidities, treatment selection, and long-term chronic disease outcomes.
- Develop and implement follow-up screening strategies for patients with T2DM and comorbidities.
This education is a CPD Accredited Activity under the RACGP CPD Program for the 2020-22 triennium. It will take approximately 4 hours to complete.
This education is a CPD Accredited Activity under the ACRRM PDP Program for the 2020-22 triennium. It will take approximately 4 hours to complete.
New Zealand GPs
This education is a Category 3 Educational Activity in the RNZCGP CPD Programme. It will take approximately 4 hours to complete.
You will receive a certificate of completion for self-reporting your learning to the RNZCGP.
Other healthcare professionals can still enrol and complete this course. You will receive a certificate upon completion.