Diabetes Complicated By Obesity What Can We Do About Diabesity In Clinical Practice

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The Diabetes Complicated By Obesity What Can We Do About Diabesity In Clinical Practice, organized by the SB Communications Group will take place on 29th April 2015 at the Tankersley Manor Hotel in Barnsley, United Kingdom.


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29 Apr 2015

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Jason Gill

Jason Gill

University Academic at University of Glasgow Glasgow, United Kingdom

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Wed, 29 Apr 09:00 AM - 09:45 AMRegistration and coffee
Wed, 29 Apr 09:45 AM - 09:55 AMChair's welcome and introduction
Wed, 29 Apr 09:55 AM - 10:30 AMDiabesity: What is it and what are the costs to the person with type 2 diabetes and the NHS?
Understanding the complex interplay of blood glucose levels and body weight: how does one affect the other, and why is it difficult to achieve targets in both?What are the effects of weight gain for someone with type 2 diabetes (both personally and medically)?Why is it so hard for people with diabetes who are obese to lose weight?What is the impact of diabesity on the health service?SPEAKER u2212 TBC
Wed, 29 Apr 09:55 AM - 12:00 PMImpact and modern pharmacological management of type 2 diabetes when weight is an issue
Wed, 29 Apr 10:30 AM - 11:15 AMControlling hyperglycaemia in type 2 diabetes when weight is an issue: How can we ensure glycaemic control without causing weight gain?
What might a treatment flow look like for a person with type 2 diabetes when weight gain might be detrimental to their health?Second-line choices following metformin and lifestyle interventions: when might we choose an SGLT2 inhibitor, and when might we choose a DPP-4 inhibitor?What next as third-line therapy? A brief overview of when we might use GLP-1 receptor agonistsSPEAKER u2212 TBC
Wed, 29 Apr 11:15 AM - 12:00 PMDapagliflozinu25bcfor the treatment of type 2 diabetes: What do we know about long-term effects and use in clinical practice?
Guidance on the use of dapagliflozin, and how it differs from other available SGLT2 inhibitorsWhat long-term data is available for dapagliflozin, and what does this tell us about its clinical utility?What do we know about the use of dapagliflozin in real-life clinical practice?Dapagliflozin is not indicated for the treatment of diabesity or for weight reductionSPEAKER u2212 TBC
Wed, 29 Apr 12:00 PM - 01:00 PMLunch
Wed, 29 Apr 01:00 PM - 02:00 PMThe NDF debate: This house believes that restricted access to specialist weight management services is not the main impediment to optimal clinical care for people with diabesityu201d
Two expert speakers will debate the motion proposed; one arguing for it, the other against itThe debaters will consider key issues including: roles and responsibilities of healthcare team members; local care pathways; referrals and the role of specialist weight management services (including bariatric surgery)SPEAKER u2212 TBC
Wed, 29 Apr 01:00 PM - 02:40 PMHow should we best structure care for people with diabesity?
Wed, 29 Apr 02:00 PM - 02:40 PMDiabesity clinics: What do they involve, and who should be offering them?
What aspects of care need to be covered during a consultation with a person with diabetes who is obese?Who should be involved in the diabesity care team?Can such services be provided in everyday practice? If not, what approach can we take when resources are limited?SPEAKER u2212 CHINNADORAI RAJESWARAN
Wed, 29 Apr 02:40 PM - 03:00 PMTea/coffee
Wed, 29 Apr 03:00 PM - 03:45 PMA wicked problem we should stand up for
An inspirational insight into the role of physical activity and exercise in the management of type 2 diabetes, intended specifically for healthcare professionalsThe session will aim to answer the question: is it better for people with type 2 diabetes to lose weight or to move more?SPEAKER u2212 JASON GILL
Wed, 29 Apr 03:00 PM - 03:45 PMThe NDF Lecture
Wed, 29 Apr 03:45 PM - 04:30 PMQuick-fire cases and sharing of key learnings
Case discussions to consolidate the take-home points from the dayScenarios will be interactive and will include a consideration of both clinical and service delivery aspectsDelegates to share their key learnings and discuss next stepsSPEAKER u2212 TBC
Wed, 29 Apr 03:45 PM - 04:30 PMCase scenarios
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