Patients with cancer often experience hyperglycemia secondary to treatment, which can increase risk of infection and compromise their nutritional status. In addition, recent research has identified the link between diabetes and cancer. Join us to learn more about this unexpected link and treatment strategies for steroid induced hyperglycemia using a case study approach.
- Discuss the relationship between cancer, hyperglycemia and insulin resistance.
- State 3 benefits of normalizing glucose levels during chemotherapy.
- Using a case study approach, discuss strategies to improve glucose levels and quality of life.
Join us September 2nd at 11:30 am PST
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Join us Free on September 2nd, 2020 at 11:30am PST (No CEs)
Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM is a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert. Coach Beverly summarizes key information including critical teaching points and management strategies for people with diabetes.
In addition to the webinar, we will provide attendees with useful resources to provide care and education to colleagues and community members alike.
Intended Audience: These courses are knowledge-based activities designed for individual or groups of diabetes educators, including RNs, RDs, Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Physician Assistants and other health care providers interested in enhancing their knowledge of diabetes management for patients with cancer.
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