September 6, 2011

Hypoglycemia Prevention and Management

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Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) is the most significant limiting factor in intensive diabetes management. This course focuses on more than just proper treatment… discover expert techniques for reducing the risk and incidence of mild, moderate and severe hypoglycemia. Specific topics include:

Risks associated with recurrent hypoglycemia

Defining various phases of hypoglycemia

Setting acceptable goals for hypoglycemia occurrence

Technological advances for preventing lows

Diabetes management approaches for minimizing lows

Proper treatment of mild-to-moderate hypoglycemia

Use of glucagon for treating severe hypoglycemia

To ensure access, please register online at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled start time.