One-handed Pharmaco-therapy for Diabetes
"The Texas Tech Medcast is a podcast for medical residents, medical students, practicing physicians, and others involved in medical education and high quality, patient-centered primary care." "This episode offers a reminder of 5 drug classes to consider when treating patients with diabetes.
Learning Objectives: the physician audience should be able to: Address glycemic control, blood pressure, lipids, renal function & anti-thrombotics; Counsel patients about the medications' contraindications, side effects, and cost; and Use pharmaco-therapy appropriately to treat patients with Type 2 diabetes
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