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SGLT2 Inhibitors: Basic Training Quiz

The sodium glucose cotransporter-2 inhibitors are the newest diabetes drugs available. Have you got the basic concepts under your belt? Try these 6 questions and find out.

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The decision to start insulin therapy requires frank dialogue with a patient about lifestyle, psychosocial, and employment matters. Given this patient's particulars, what type of insulin would you prescribe and on what schedule?

The patient is a 53-year-old African American with type 2 diabetes, in the clinic for regular follow-up. His blood pressure and weight down slightly from his last visit, but his new symptoms cause you concern.

A new study sheds light on the economic and clinical costs associated with "maintaining a failing T2DM treatment regimen."

Drugs, diseases, guidelines, databases—all at the touch of an app. Here: a selection of smartphone/tablet applications that may make your clinical practice a little easier this coming year.

An extremely large database study across more than one million people found no increased risk of bladder cancer with the diabetes drug pioglitazone.

The investigational LX4211 may one day fill a need for these patients who are unable to eliminate a lot of glucose in urine and who respond poorly to selective SGLT2 inhibitors.

Several tests effectively and objectively demonstrate gastric emptying in patients with suspected gastroparesis. Which of the four suggested here would not be used?

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