“Understand the reasons why type 2 diabetes treatment is necessary”
This webinar will provide an overview of the mechanisms of blood glucose-lowering medication. We will discuss the use, contraindications, adverse effects and precautions for each class of hypoglycaemic agent.
We will also describe strategies to help people take their medication as prescribed.
In this session you will:
- Gain an understanding of non-insulin hypoglycaemic agents
- Recognise the adverse effects of each class of agent
- Understand the reasons why type 2 diabetes treatment is necessary
- Explore the reasons clients may not persist with their medications
BPharm, MPS, AACPA, CDE
Donna studied Pharmacy at the University of Queensland and has been a community Pharmacist for over 30 years. She attended further study to become accredited to perform medication reviews with the Australian Consultant Pharmacist Association (AACPA). In her work as a Pharmacist, a significant portion of her clients live with diabetes. This motivated her to study Diabetes education at the Southern Cross University on the Gold Coast and graduate in 2016…Read More>>