Which of the classes of drugs have you seen the best results in lowering A1c for type 2 diabetes? DPP-4, GLP-1, or SGLT-2? Follow the link to share your response.Read More »
The American College of Physicians (ACP) said doctors can tell patients to aim for a glycosylated hemoglobin, or HbA1C, level between 7 percent and 8 percent, rather than the traditional 6.5 percent to 7 percent. Plus, clinicians should consider deintensifying pharmacologic therapy in patients with type 2 diabetes who achieve HbA1c levels less than 6.5%. (See article 2)
Do you agree A1c should be between 7% and 8%?
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Are you more likely to add a basal insulin to the treatment plan for a patient with type 2 on two oral meds with an A1c of 8% for 5 months, BMI of 30, or add another medication besides insulin? More likely to add insulin More likely to add another med besides insulin Follow the link to share your opinion.Read More »
Do you provide any kind of exercise program for your patients? Follow the link to see how you compare to your colleagues.Read More »
Do you prescribe sleep for your patients? Follow the link to see how you and your colleagues compare.Read More »
How does cost play in your determination for treatment? Follow the link to see how you and your colleagues compare.Read More »
What percentage of time do you recommend a sulfonylurea because that is what the patient can afford? Follow the link to see how you compare to your colleagues.Read More »
Would you consider using a diabetes software program that can determine the best treatment for type 2 and provide you 3 possible solutions that fit into the patient’s budget using their insurance? Follow the link to see how you and your colleagues compare.Read More »
Which CGM system do you prefer? 1) Dexcom C5 2) Abbott Freestyle Libre 3) Medtronic Elite 4) Either 5) None Follow the link to see how you and your colleagues compare.Read More »
Insulin Biosimilars for both long- and short-acting insulins will be available shortly from major insulin suppliers. Will you recommend them if they are at least 20% lower in cost? Follow the link to see what your colleagues say.Read More »