Early Initiation of GLP-1RAs in the Continuum of Care

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Early Initiation of GLP-1RAs in the Continuum of Care

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Akshay Jain, MD and Sonia Reichert, MD
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In this new Diabetes Update 2022 podcast topic ‘Early Initiation of GLP-1RAs in the Continuum of Care’, we are joined by Dr Akshay Jain, an endocrinologist and President of the Canadian Chapter of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, and Dr Sonia Reichert, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine at the Schulich Centre for Studies in Family Medicine, Western University.

Through a patient case study, our guests discuss the benefits beyond glucose lowering for GLP1-RAs in patients with diabetes, including CV risk reduction and weight management, as well as the benefits of initiating early. Also covered in this episode are practical prescribing tips and how to manage side effects or patient concerns with injectables.

The views information and opinions expressed in this podcast are solely those of the individuals involved and do not represent those of Novo Nordisk. This podcast does not constitute medical advice and is only meant to educate and inform the listener.

This podcast has been supported by educational funding from Novo Nordisk.