A Practical Approach to Integrating the 2018 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Practice Guidelines for People with Diabetes
Meeting Session on Demand
dates for CE credit: 8/11/2019
earn this CE if you already earned it at the LIVE annual meeting in Houston in August 2019*
Multiple guidelines for managing dyslipidemia in people with diabetes are available and vary in their recommendations. Though statins are the recommended initial agent and used in many people with diabetes, the risk for cardiovascular events remains. This session will use case studies to apply recommendations from the 2018 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Practice Guidelines to assess cardiovascular risk and treatment in people with diabetes.
the end of this presentation, the participant will be able to:
Compare the 2018 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guidelines to other current dyslipidemia recommendations
Develop a risk assessment approach using the 2018 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guidelines
Illustrate the 2018 ACC/AHA treatment recommendations through case examples
recording of an online presentation is an application-based learning activity.
This activity is
designed for individual or groups of diabetes care and education specialists, including RNs, RDs,
Pharmacists, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Physician
Assistants, MDs, and other health care providers interested in staying up to
date on current practices of care for people with diabetes and other
John D. Bucheit, PharmD, BCACP, CDCES
VCU School of Pharmacy
Michael Kelly, PharmD, BCACP, CDCES, CLS
Chapman University School of Pharmacy
The Association of Diabetes Care & Education
Specialists is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional
development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on
Accreditation.This program provides 1.0 contact hour(s) of
continuing education credit. This program discusses 0.0 contact hour(s) of pharmacotherapeutic
approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 10977, for 1.0 Contact Hour(s).
The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists (AM001) is a Continuing Professional Education (CPE)
Accredited Provider with the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR). CDR
Credentialed Practitioners will receive 1.0 Continuing Professional Education unit (CPEU)
for completion of this activity/material. Continuing Professional Education
Provider Accreditation does not constitute endorsement by CDR of a provider,
program, or materials.
The Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy
Education as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This program provides
1.0 contact hour (0.10 CEUs) of continuing
ACPE Universal Program Number:
Effective Dates: 8/11/2019 - 8/11/2021
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John D. Bucheit, PharmD, BCACP, CDCES, has no relevant financial disclosures to
Michael Kelly, PharmD, BCACP, CDCES, CLS - Consultant/Advisory Board: Medtronic
Lavin-Tompkins, MSN, RN, CDCES, BC-ADM has no relevant financial disclosures to
CMP has no relevant financial disclosures to report.
MS, RD, CDCES, LDN has no relevant financial disclosures to report.
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specific therapies, treatments, or products discussed in the
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potential bias, balance in presentation, evidence-based content or other
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presented on: 8/11/2019
will have access to this learning activity for a period of six months after you
enroll, or whenever the activity's CE credits expire (whichever comes
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Care and Education Specialists
To satisfy the
requirements for renewal of certification for the Certification Board for
Diabetes Care and Education (CBDCE), continuing education activities must be
diabetes related and approved by a provider on the CBDCE list of Approved
Providers (www.ncbde.org). CBDCE does not approve
continuing education. The Association of Diabetes Care & Education
Specialists is on the CBDCE list of Approved Providers.
Certified Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM)
is the administering body for the Advanced Diabetes Management credentials.
Continuing education programs offered by ADCES can be used toward fulfilling
BC-ADM Certification and recertification requirements.