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 & SolutionsRelevance 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 syndromeLearning outcomes