Modern Medications for Diabetes - Oral Agents

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Lecture Overview

Diabetes is the fastest growing chronic condition in our society, so it's therefore no surprise that there is an abundance of diabetes medications now available. Join diabetes expert Lois Rowan to learn about each of the different classes of oral medications, and be filled with confidence the next time you care for someone with type 2 diabetes mellitus.


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Lois Rowan

Lois Rowan is a Registered Nurse, Registered Midwife, Credentialled Diabetes Educator and Nurse Practitioner. Lois is currently working at the Royal Melbourne Hospital as Diabetes Nurse Practitioner. She also works at the Victorian Endocrine Clinic as well as a number of medical centres and a pharmacy across Melbourne. For the past 13 years, Lois has worked for HARP (Hospital Admission Risk Program) and has spent the last 7 years on the Australian Diabetes Educators of Australia credentialling committee. Lois is also an Ambassador Speaker for the Prostate Cancer Foundation of Australia. See Educator Profile

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First Published30 March 2017
Updated30 March 2017
09 December 2017
Diabetes Mellitus
Medication Safety
Healthy Lifestyle Counselling
Preventative Health
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