If you’re faced with the challenge of applying the latest clinical evidence regarding the importance of tight glucose control on patient outcome to patient care, this teleseminar will be worth its weight in gold to you. This cutting edge session, to be delivered by two nationally renowned experts, will begin with a brief review of the pathophysiology of hyperglycemia and rationale for tight glucose control. Various types of insulin, their indications and adverse effects, will be reviewed in the context of patients receiving specialized nutrition support. The second lecture will focus on applications to practice in patient care. Various insulin strategies based on patient history and feeding method will be discussed including case examples. We hope you’ll participate in what promises to be a lively question and answer session at the conclusion of the program.
PharmD, MS, RD, BCNSP, FASHP, FASPEN,
Pharmacy Practice and Science, University of Arizona College of Pharmacy, Tucson, AZ