Where Are We Now? The Integral Role of GLP-1 RAs in the Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus
GLP-1 RAs have now been on the market for some time, yet they remain underutilized in primary care. This session will not only review recent evidence of the manifold benefits of GLP-1 RAs, but it will also use a patient case to illustrate the obstacles PCPs experience in prescribing these important agents—and how to overcome them!
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Lucia M. Novak, MSN, ANP-BC, BC-ADM: Speaker for Abbott Diabetes Care; Boehringer Ingelheim, Lilly, Novo Nordisk, Xeris; Advisor for Abbot Diabetes Care; Provention Bio; Novo Nordisk; Xeris; Consultant for Abbott Diabetes Care; Novo Nordisk, Xeris.
Tina K. Thethi, MD, MPH: Speaker for Novo Nordisk.
Pamela Kushner, MD, FAAFP (moderator): Speaker for Novo Nordisk, Janssen, Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim, AstraZeneca, Bayer, GlaxoSmithKline. Advisor for Novo Nordisk, Janssen, Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim, AstraZeneca, Abbott, Intuity, Phathom, Pfizer. Consultant for Novo Nordisk, Janssen, Lilly, Boehringer Ingelheim, AstraZeneca, GlaxoSmithKline
Moderators and non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
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