Inpatient Management of Diabetes and Hyperglycemia
Inpatient management of diabetes can be a challenge, Dr. Umpierrez will provide evidence supporting a consistent approach to initiating insulin in the hospital.
Hospitalists, Internists, Family Practitioners, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Endocrinologists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Dietitians, Pharmacists and other interested healthcare practitioners.
- Develop a consistent approach to initiating insulin in the hospital.
- Appropriately adjust insulin therapy to accommodate special situations in hospitalized patients with hyperglycemia.
Guillermo Umpierrez, M.D., CDE
Professor of Medicine
Emory University School of Medicine
Chief of Diabetes and Endocrinology
Grady Memorial Hospital
Guillermo Umpierrez, M.D., faculty for this educational activity, has indicated that he is editor-in-chief of BMJ Open Diabetes Research & Care; receives grant/research support for his research at Emory University from Merck, Sanofi, Novo Nordisk, Astra Zeneca and Insulcloud; and is an advisory board member of Sanofi and Merck and has indicated that the presentation or discussion will not include off-label or unapproved product usage.
All of the relevant financial relationships listed for this individual has been mitigated.
J. Arturo Fridman, M.D., conference director for this educational activity, has no relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies* to disclose.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose with ineligible companies*.
*Ineligible companies -- Companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.
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