Glycaemic Management

Module code: MD7520

This module covers the key components of diabetes management and has been specifically developed to provide you with a good understanding of all the current and latest therapeutic developments.

Topics covered

  • Pathophysiology of diabetes.
  • Clinical presentation, classification and diagnosis of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
  • Current and future oral and injectable treatments for the glycaemic management of diabetes (including preconception, pregnancy and weight loss interventions)
  • Principles of self-management and its relevance to the management of diabetes
  • Lifestyle treatment options for people with diabetes
  • Diabetes management in special groups and circumstances