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Ambulatory Glucose Profile and Time in Range: Essential Tools to Manage Your Patient with Diabetes

Recorded April 16, 2021

SESSION DESCRIPTION:

Treatment of patients with diabetes is a balance between good glycemic control and the risk of hypoglycemia. Fluctuations in the blood glucose level are common but are often missed with fingerstick blood glucose monitoring. This limitation can be overcome with continuous glucose monitoring systems, however challenges interpreting the large amount of data provided by CGM systems have limited their clinical application. This session will explore the recent guidelines on CGM which should simplify its use in clinical practice with the benefit of reducing fluctuations in the blood glucose level.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Identify patients who are better candidates for continuous glucose monitoring versus fingerstick blood glucose monitoring.
  • List the types of information provided by continuous glucose monitoring systems.
  • Interpret CGM data using the AGP to assess if the patient is achieving targets established by the International Consensus on Time in Range.
  • Modify the treatment plan based on CGM data to improve patient outcomes.

FACULTY

Stephen Brunton, MD, FAAFP
Associate Professor
Touro University California
College of Osteopathic Medicine
Vallejo, CA

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DISCLOSURES

Stephen Brunton, MD, FAAFP, has disclosed that he is on the advisory board for Abbott Diabetes, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Sanofi and Xeris Pharmaceuticals; as well as on the speakers bureau for Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, and Sanofi.

Davida Kruger, MSN, APRN-BC, BC-ADM, has disclosed that she is on the advisory board for Novo Nordisk, Abbott, Lilly, Sanofi and Pendulum Therapeutics; as well as on the speakers bureau for Novo Nordisk, Dexcom, Lilly, Abbott and Xeris.

Jay Shubrook, DO, has disclosed that he is on the advisory board for Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi and Bayer.

Stephen Brunton, MD, FAAFP, has disclosed that he is on the advisory board for Abbott Diabetes, AstraZeneca, Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Sanofi and Xeris Pharmaceuticals; as well as on the speakers bureau for Bayer, Boehringer Ingelheim, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, and Sanofi.

Davida Kruger, MSN, APRN-BC, BC-ADM, has disclosed that she is on the advisory board for Novo Nordisk, Abbott, Lilly, Sanofi and Pendulum Therapeutics; as well as on the speakers bureau for Novo Nordisk, Dexcom, Lilly, Abbott and Xeris.

Jay Shubrook, DO, has disclosed that he is on the advisory board for Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi and Bayer.

Gregory Scott, PharmD, RPh, Editorial Support, disclosed no relevant financial relationship or interest with a proprietary entity producing, marketing, reselling or distributing health care goods or services.

All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

This CME activity includes discussion about uses of medications outside of their approved labeling.

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