CVD and Risk Management – Excerpt from "Helping Your Diabetes Patients Stay Healthy: Assessing and Preventing Complications"
Teresa Pearson, MS, RN, CDCES, FADCES discusses cardiovascular disease and highlights taking a multifactorial approach to risk reduction.
In this Meet the Expert, we are pleased to introduce you to Teresa Pearson, MS, RN, CDCES, FADCES. Teresa is a Clinical Nurse Specialist and Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist with over 30 years experience in clinical diabetes.
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Diabetes is a complex, multifactorial condition putting people at risk for ASCVD, kidney disease, eye disease and nerve damage.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is associated with the development of type 2 diabetes due to altered glucose metabolism and promotion of insulin resistance. There is evidence to suggest that untreated OSA may have a negative glycemic impact in people with type 2 diabetes. Kim Kelly, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, CDTC, CPC, CEC discusses the association between OSA and type 2 diabetes.
The Legacy Effect in Type 2 Diabetes: Impact of Early Glycemic Control on Future Complications (The Diabetes & Aging Study).