PL-2.2 Does this patient really have type 2 diabetes?
Monday November 29, 2021 from 13:30 to 14:00
recording scheduled
Presenter

Tina Kader, Canada

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

McGill University

Overview

Diabetes both type 1 and type 2  are more difficult to diagnose in 2021; First off type 2 diabetes can afftect young people even children and type 1 diabetes

can present in 80 year olds; When you have that patient in front of you  there are certain questions you need to ask to make sure you are not missing a case of LADA or Monogenic diabetes. Furthermore some endocrine conditions such as cushings and acromegaly can present with diabetes before the other endocrine problem is diagnosed; So its important that you have tools the help with this.

If you dont understand what LADA or monogenic diabetes mean than stay tuned.

Objectives

As a result of attending this session, participants will be able to:

  • Understand meaning of LADA and which patients to check for this
  • Understand which cases may present as monogenic diabetes and what this means for the patient
  • Be aware of other endocrinopathies that may only be presenting to you with diabetes 

 

Recommended Reading Uploads
Recommended Reading Websites
DIABETES.CA

https://www.webmd.com/diabetes/mody-lada-diabetes-


Lectures by Tina Kader

When Session Talk Title Room
Mon-29
13:00 - 15:05
Plenary - 2 Does this patient really have type 2 diabetes? recording scheduled
Mon-29
15:20 - 16:20
Diabetes and technology - Is it worth it? - Tina Kader Diabetes and technology - Is it worth it? recording scheduled

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