Microvascular complications of diabetes

Update on the microvascular complications of diabetes and their prevention.

In CPD Modules

This CPD module provides an update on the microvascular complications of diabetes — nephropathy, retinopathy, and peripheral and autonomic neuropathies — and their prevention.

It includes information on how these problems arise, risk factors for their development, and how they are monitored and managed. 

The module also identifies opportunities for community pharmacy teams to optimise care for people with diabetes through brief interventions or signposting.

Contributing author: Asha Fowells MRPharmS MFRPSII, clinical pharmacy writer 

 

Share:

More like this

bookmark_icon_off
CPD Modules

Key clinical developments in 2020

This CPD module provides community pharmacists with an overview of some of the major developments in pharmacy practice during the past 12 months. 

5 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
CPD Modules

Community Pharmacist Consultation Service

The Community Pharmacist Consultation Service is part of the change in direction for community pharmacy services, recognising and promoting the clinical contribution that pharmacists can make.

12 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
CPD Modules

The management of prediabetes

This module provides an overview of prediabetes and its management, including identifying risk factor and making appropriate referrals.

6 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
CPD Modules

Winter health update

This module provides an overview of the diagnosis, symptoms and management of colds and flu.

7 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
CPD Modules

Inflammatory bowel disease

This module provides an overview of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), treatment options and management approaches for patients with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis.

6 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
CPD Modules

Fungal skin infections

This module will help you to understand the presenting features of fungal skin infections, the management options and the possible complications.

5 Min Module

Recommended Learning

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Indigestion update

Update your knowledge on indigestion with this short video and discover a new dual-action product you can recommend.

3 Min Module

Sponsored education

7 steps to tackling children's allergy

Work through this new-style module to increase your confidence in reassuring parents of children with allergies, and know what advice and products to recommend

8 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Helping customers treat & care for their scalp

Understanding the causes and symptoms of some common scalp conditions will help you to make a real difference to your customers’ lives. Complete this module to discover self-care and product advice to help ease symptoms and maintain scalp health.

10 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Next-level parasite protection for dogs

Explore the FRONTLINE Tri-Act® active pack to learn about next-level parasite protection for dogs.

10 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Men's health how-to guide

This video offers advice and inspiration from pharmacist Ade Williams that you can use to improve your men’s health offering

9 Min Module

bookmark_icon_off
Sponsored education

Managing fever in children

Get to grips with the current guidance on managing fever in children and how antipyretics can help, and discover products you can recommend.

10 Min Module