Join Dr. Gerald Wilson and Dr. Helga Rippen as they present the components of the Diabetes Prevention Toolkit for Physicians and Health Care Teams and the evidence-based best practices to evaluate, test and treat prediabetes.
At the end of this session, each attendee should be able to:
• Discuss Pre-diabetes and its relationship to Type II Diabetes Mellitus, its etiology, prevalence and increasing impact in South Carolina.
• Discuss how to utilize the physician-led health care team to engage patients into the National Diabetes Prevention Program.
• Engaging a multi-disciplinary approach for each individual patient respecting social and cultural diversity.
• Learn how to leverage the different components of the Diabetes Prevention Toolkit with your health care team.
This program is designed for all Physicians and other interested medical professionals.
Faculty and Planner Disclosures:
Gerald Wilson, MD has No Relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Helga E. Rippen, MD, PhD, MPH, FACPM has No Relevant financial relationships to disclose.
*None of the planners have any relevant financial relationships to disclose.
Commercial Support Disclosure:
There was no commercial support received for this Enduring material.
Link for the Toolkit Download: www.dactoolkit.org
To receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ you must complete the following:
• Complete the PreTest
• Watch this course in its entirety.
• You must correctly answer 75% of the post-test questions.
• Complete the evaluation form.
• Windows: X86 or x64 (64-bit mode support for IE only) 1.6-gigahertz (GHz) or higher processor with 512-MB of RAM, sound card and speakers. Internet Explorer 7+, Google Chrome 12+, and Firefox 3.6+
• Mac: a Mac running Mac OS 10.4.11+ (Browsers must be in 32-bit mode), an Intel Core Duo 1.83-gigahertz (GHz) or higher processor with 512-MB of RAM, sound capabilities, and Safari 5.1+, Google Chrome 16.0+.
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The South Carolina Medical Association (SCMA) designates Enduring Material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The South Carolina Medical Association is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The South Carolina Medical Association and The South Carolina Diabetes Advisory Council