Treatment Intensification with IDegLira

Duration

< 15 mins

Profession

Allied Health

Physician

Nursing

Specialist

Pharmacy

Student

Medical Resident

# of Credits

0.0

Accreditation

N/A

Expiry Date

2020-07-19

Once-daily combinations of a basal insulin with a GLP-1 RA offer two agents with complementary mechanisms of action for better glycemic control in type 2 diabetes mellitus, while reducing the risks of hypoglycemia and weight gain, and allowing for simplification of the treatment regimen. The DUAL and DUAL VII studies have demonstrated the benefits of a fixed ratio combination of insulin degludec and liraglutide in patients uncontrolled on basal insulin.

Unaccredited

N/A

Stewart Harris, MD, MPH, FCFP, FACPM

Sonja Reichert, MD, MSc, CCFP

Amanda Mikalachki, BScN, Certified Diabetes Educator

N/A



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