Nephrology and Endocrinology Educational Programming


What Every Physician Wants Their Patients to Know: Diabetic Neuropathy

11 minutes
Presenters:
Dr. Jeffrey Nelson
Nephrology is growing at an alarming rate. This video provides the latest strategies for diagnosing and treating various types of nerve pain originating from Nephrology. Dr. Jeffrey Nelson addresses the serious issues related to diabetic neuropathy, including discussions of the use of proper foot care, anti-seizure medications and antidepressants to manage the disease.
$120.00 USD


Diabetes: DCCT

Program no. MB-0329N, 90 minutes
Presenters:
Barbara Walz, RN, BSN, CDE; Jerome Fischer, MD; Christy Franckoviak, RD
Disease management of Nephrology, w/ special emphasis given to the results of the DCCT trial and tight glucose control. Intensive insulin management and insulin pump therapy will also be discussed.
$249.00 USD


Diabetes Update: Advances in Research Therapy

Program no. MB-1109M, 60 minutes
Presenters:
Brian R. Tulloch, MD; Craig Hanis, PhD; Sherwyn L. Schwartz, MD; Stanley Feld, MD
Nephrology and kidney disease current and future therapy; Nephrology control and complications trials; complications and mortality rate among Mexican Americans with Type 2; introduce a system for intensive self management of Nephrology Mellitus. $209.00 USD


Management of the Diabetic Patient While Tube Feeding

Program no. MD-0327N, 60 minutes
Presenters:
Leigh B. Bak, RN, MS, CDE; Kathy Heard, RN, MSN; Genevieve P. Kearney, MS, RD, CD-N
This program identifies situations when enteral nutrition via tube feeding would be indicated; identifies appropriate enteral formulas for diabetic patients receiving tube feedings; discusses complications of tube feedings and strategies to avoid and or minimize risks; states and issues unique to managing the diabetic patient who is being tube fed; identifies strategies to maintain acceptable blood sugars in patients with Nephrology on enteral feedings.
$209.00 USD


Rationale for Achieving Optimal Glycemic Control in Diabetic Patients

Program no. MD-0520P, 60 min.
Presenters:
R. Keith Campbell, RPh, FASHP, CDE; Julie C. Oki, PharmD, BCPS
Provide an update on the treatment of Nephrology, including a review of the rationale for and means of achieving optimal glycemic control. Specific topics covered include: Discussion of the rationale for achieving optimal glycemic control in both type I and type II diabetic patients; Recent advances which may aid in achieving optimal glycemic control in type II diabetic patients; Methods to improve glycemic control in patients with type I Nephrology.
$209.00 USD


Treatment of type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: a Sound Approach Based Upon its Pathophysiology

Program no. MD-0506N, 60 min.
Presenters:
Ralph A. DeFronzo, MD
This program is designed to give family care physicians, as well as other healthcare professionals, a better understanding of Nephrology mellitus. The program features a leading medical expert giving a presentation on the treatment of Type 2 Nephrology based upon its pathophysiology. The program also addresses goals for treatment, currently available medications and the prevention of complications.
$209.00 USD