Harvard Lifestyle Medicine: Nutrition and Metabolic Syndrome

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Course/Book Details (Overview + Topics/Speakers):

This course reviews the case of a 54-year-old man who has pre-hypertension, low HDL, high triglycerides, elevated blood glucose, and is abdominally obese. At his first visit to you, this patient, who is new to town, voices concern about his newly diagnosed prediabetes as well as his food choices and physical inactivity.

Through the course of seven questions, you will learn how to counsel this patient, and others with similar conditions, using a lifestyle change system based on five domains (psychology, nutrition, activity, environments and accountability). The approach will be in line with guidelines from the ACC/AHA and NCEP guidelines on nutrition and behavior management using lifestyle modification techniques. Updated criteria for metabolic syndrome diagnoses from the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) and American Diabetes Association (ADA) criteria for diagnosis of prediabetes using A1C will be addressed, as well as discussion of the use of metformin as an adjunctive to therapeutic lifestyle changes (TLC).

This course is designed for primary care and specialty physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and nurses. Participants must pass a posttest with a score of at least 75% to earn CME credit.

This course does not include video lectures.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Review important lifestyle modification concepts for sustainable weight control within the areas of nutrition, activity, behavioral health (“mind matters”), environmental (e.g., food and social environments), and accountability (e.g., self-monitoring techniques)
  • Describe the important practical application of a dietary pattern’s average calorie density and its role in metabolic health, especially in terms of type 2 diabetes prevention and weight management
  • Identify the importance of understanding stages of readiness for lifestyle change with respect to how to approach counseling patients who may benefit from such change
  • Identify how to use ancillary specialists to enhance nutritional adherence via feedback, education, and accountability

TARGET AUDIENCE

This course is targeted to Primary Care and Specialty Physicians, Pharmacists, Physician Assistants, Nurses, and Nurse Practitioners. This course may also be of interest to physicians who practice in all specialties.

Welcome to Lifestyle Medicine: Nutrition and the Metabolic Syndrome

  • Case Presentation
  • Transtheoretical Stages of Change
  • Metabolic Syndrome
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Resources and Referrals
  • Summary

Target Audience and Covered Specialties:

Harvard Medicine, Nutrition, simple

Delivery Method and Usage Instructions

After purchasing this product, Downloadable Link of Harvard Lifestyle Medicine: Nutrition and Metabolic Syndrome course/book will be sent to Customer’s Email Address The Download Links Will NOT Expire, Can Be Used Anytime, Can be Downloaded on device for offline usage

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General Detail about CME Courses:

CME (Continuing medical education) Lectures helps to maintain competence and learn about new and developing areas of specialty. CME and Board Review Courses are the Best options for knowledge improvement and update. also you can use them to get best performance on your board exam.

  Important Notice  

after buying this product, you will be provided with Download Link to Harvard Lifestyle Medicine: Nutrition and Metabolic Syndrome, Download Link DONT HAVE Expiry Time , you can use it anytime. Downloading The content is ALLOWED, you can easily save the product on your device.

Disclaimar

NO CME Credits and Accreditation will be issued
By Purchasing This course, you will receive all of the mentioned content as download link.
The Course link will not expire and is lifetime

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