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Test Your Knowledge

Take a quiz and test your knowledge on diabetes and related health concerns.

Diabetes Therapy Titration Guidelines

According to the American Diabetes Association's (ADA's) guidelines, how often should you intensify therapy for patients with diabetes who have not reached their A1C goal? A. Every month B. Every 3 months C. Every 6 months D. Every 9 months E. Every 12 months Follow the link to see the correct answer!

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Diagnosing Fatty Liver

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When diagnosing suspected nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD), hepatic steatosis and inflammation with hepatocellular injury is an indication of which one of the following? A. Nonalcoholic fatty liver (NAFL) B. Nonalcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) C. Both of the above D. None of the above Follow the link to see the correct answer!

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Statin or Not?

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A 23-year-old athletic, nonobese man presents with a low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C) level of 196. He reports that he's recently been eating more "bar food." Both his parents have high cholesterol, and his father had a myocardial infarction at age 41 y. His physical exam is notable for bilateral corneal arcus and Achilles tendon xanthomas. What's the best treatment option? A. Treat with diet B. Treat with diet + exercise C. Treat with diet + exercise + low-intensity statin D. Treat with diet + exercise + high-intensity statin Did you get it right? Follow the link to see!

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Question #878

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The diabetes drug empagliflozin reduces all of the following CV risk factors except: a. Blood pressure b. Visceral adiposity c. Low-density lipoprotein cholesterol d. Triglycerides e. Atrial stiffness Follow the link to see if you got it right!

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Question #877

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In a survey with medical professionals, 78% got this wrong. Can you do better? According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, what percentage of patients who have diabetes and are older than 65 y will die of heart disease? A. 58% B. 68% C. 78% D. 88% Follow the link to see if you got the right answer!

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