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Lecture Hall General Diabetes | Treatment

Invaluable Diabetes Medications the Old and the New-Part 1-Insulin


Available Credits
CME 0.5
ACPE 0.5

George Grunberger
George Grunberger, MD, FACP, FACE
Founder and Chairman of the Grunberger Diabetes Institute, Detroit, Michigan.
System Requirements Method of Participation Disclosure Information
This lecture provides overview of the basal-bolus insulin concept. It includes descriptions of the currently available insulin preparations and includes practical tips to implement intensive insulin therapy in management of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus.
Goals and Objectives
After participating in this activity, the viewer should be better able to:

1. To define concept of basal-bolus insulin therapy
2. To recognize currently available insulin preparations in the basal and bous categories
3. To conclude how to implement basal-bolus insulin therapy concept in management of patients with type 2 diabetes

Estimated time to complete this activity is 24 minutes.
Target Audience
Physicians, diabetes educators, and other health care professionals who treat patients with diabetes.
Accreditation and Designation of Credit

MEDICINE: Accreditation Statement: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Present eLearning Systems LLC. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai designates this Enduring material activity for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: 06/15/2013 Termination Date: 06/15/2014
Peer Review: on 09/29/2010
Activity Number: 105724

PHARMACY: Nova Southeastern University College of Pharmacy is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program has been approved for 0.5 contact hours of General Pharmacy Continuing Education. (Activity Number:0092-9999-13-089-H01-P This is a knowledge-based activity)

Release Date: 10/15/2013 Termination Date: 10/15/2014
Peer Review: on 10/01/2013
Activity Number: 0092-9999-13-089-H01-P This is a knowledge-based activity

System Requirements
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Method of Participation
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Complete the 4 steps to earn CE/CME credit:
  • Complete and submit the required pre-test
  • View Lecture
  • Complete and submit post-test and program evaluation. Credit will be issued with a passing score of 70% or better.
  • Click Print Certificate.
Disclosure Information
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It is the policy of PRESENT e-Learning Systems and it's accreditors to insure balance, independence, objectivity and scientific rigor in all individually sponsored or jointly sponsored educational programs. All faculty participating in any PRESENT e-Learning Systems programs are expected to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest that may have a direct bearing on the subject matter of the continuing education program. This pertains to relationships with pharmaceutical companies, biomedical device manufacturers, or other corporations whose products or services are related to the subject matter of the presentation topic. The intent of this policy is not to prevent a speaker with a potential conflict of interest from making a presentation. It is merely intended that any potential conflict should be identified openly so that the listeners may form their own judgments about the presentation with the full disclosure of the facts.
George Grunberger, MD, FACP, FACE Dr. Grunberger stated that he receives Honoraria by Eli Lily, Nova Nordisk, and Sanofi for lectures, papers and teaching.
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