- Timezone: America/New_York
- Date: 12/03/2014
- Time: 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
Diabetes in Pregnancy
Current trends, treatments and challenges.
While considered a complication of pregnancy, gestational diabetes need not adversely affect mother or fetus. It is one of the most treatable conditions to occur during pregnancy. Successful care is the result of a partnership between the patient and her care team. Deborah Avallone, RN, MSN, CDE, an expert in the field of gestational diabetes, will share her insights regarding a variety of crucial topics:
- Diagnostic Tests
- Strategies to Minimize the Maternal & Fetal Risks
- Assessing Patient Educational Needs
- Blood Glucose Guidelines
Evidence-based assessment and treatment recommendations will be combined with beneficial real-world examples throughout this engaging, information-packed day. You will leave this program with a comprehensive understanding of the condition, the most up-to-date treatment recommendations, and valuable gestational diabetes resources that you can use the very next day.