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126836 - An update on metabolic syndrome: missed opportunities for the prevention of diabetes & cardiovascular disease.

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An e-learning module on interventions to patients with metabolic & cardiovascular disorders: Complications & Solutions

Relevance to General Practice

With the metabolic syndrome driving the twin global epidemics of type 2 diabetes and CVD there is an overwhelming moral, medical and economic imperative to identify those individuals with metabolic syndrome early. Lifestyle interventions + treatment may prevent the development of such epidemics. GPs as the providers of primary care, play a vital role in screening, diagnosis, treatment & management of patients with metabolic syndrome

Learning outcomes
  • Screen patients for metabolic syndrome using the clinical criteria and ensuring symptoms are managed appropriately according to clinical guidelines
  • Explain metabolic syndrome and its association with cardiovascular disease and diabetes
  • Select the appropriate treatment strategies for patients with metabolic syndrome and/or diabetes
  • Design an ongoing treatment management plan for patients that have been diagnosed with metabolic syndrome
  • Delivery
    Title
    126836 - An update on metabolic syndrome: missed opportunities for the prevention of diabetes & cardiovascular disease.
    Location
    Provider Type
    Education Provider
    Duration
    6 hours
    Start Date
    02-Apr-2018
    End Date
    30-Dec-2019
    CPD
    6 hours
    Price
    0.00
    Location
    Online
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