C-06 New monitoring devices to improve diabetes care
Monday November 27, 2017 from 16:00 to 17:00
Fundy
Presenter

Tina Kader, Canada

Assistant Professor

Department of Medicine

McGill University

Overview

2017 brings a new world to diabetes we have newer monitoring devices that will change the world of our patients with diabetes. the freestyle libre is here and  it a revolutionary glucose meter where patients will be able to see their sugar every minute and have a better understanding of their own personal diabetes; Newer glucose sensors such as the medtronic and the dexcom g5 has changed the lives of our patients with diabetes with or without pump; we will discuss in a case based presentation the implications of this new technology and how ti will benefit your patients;

 

 

Objectives

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

  • Understand the current technological advances in diabetes
  • Present the freestyle libre; the innovative glucose monitor
  • Understand which patients to prescribe this new device
  • Understand the glucose sensors available dexcom g5 and medtronic and which patients may benefit
  • Understand how to interpet the thousand of glucose readings these new devices will be giving us
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Lectures by Tina Kader

When Session Talk Title Room
Mon-27
13:00 - 14:35
Plenary - 2 Diabetes: The new injectables - Glp1 agonists and new insulins when and how to use Westmount/Outremont
Mon-27
14:40 - 15:40
Workshops - B Diabetes: Bring your problem cases Pointe-aux-Trembles
Mon-27
16:00 - 17:00
Workshops - C New monitoring devices to improve diabetes care Fundy

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