The increasing incidence of diabetes mirrors the current
epidemic in obesity. As a result of this trend recent criteria have
evolved to examine the association between glycaemia and weight -
the metabolic syndrome. Test your knowledge on basic issues
relating to weight in relation to the management of diabetes.
This module will allow you to:
- Demonstrate increased understanding of the metabolic syndrome
and its relationship with diabetes.
- Increase your knowledge on the effects of certain diabetic
therapies on weight.
- Understand the appropriate use of certain insulins in the
management of type 2 diabetes.