Standards of Care in Diabetes—2023
The American Diabetes Association’s “Standards of Care in Diabetes” is based on a complete review of the relevant literature and is intended to provide clinicians, researchers, policy makers, and other interested individuals with the components of diabetes care, general treatment goals, and tools to evaluate the quality of care. The American Diabetes Association Professional Practice Committee updates the Standards of Care annually and strives to include discussion of emerging clinical considerations. Access the 2023 Standards of Care at diabetesjournals.org/care/issue/46/Supplement_1.
83rd Scientific Sessions
The 83rd annual American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions will be held in San Diego, California, 23–26 June 2023, at the San Diego Convention Center. Registration and housing are now open. For information regarding the American Diabetes Association’s COVID-19 policy, travel and transportation, late breaking abstract submission, and more, please visit professional.diabetes.org/scientific-sessions.
Clinical Diabetes CME Series: Overweight and Obesity Management for Primary Care Clinicians
In this short video series, an expert panel led by John Anderson, MD, discusses the burden of obesity, recommends approaches to facilitate communication and patient motivation, and describes evidence-based treatments. Panelists also discuss considerations for implementing these interventions in clinical practice. Each of the four videos is certified for 0.25 AMA PRA Category One Credit(s). Visit Clinical Diabetes to learn more.
Clinical Diabetes CME Series: Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease
In this short video series moderated by editor-in-chief Stephen Brunton, diabetes care experts discuss approaches to identifying and managing and treating anemia in chronic kidney disease in the primary care setting and review novel emerging agents to treat this condition. Each of the four videos is certified for 0.25 AMA PRA Category One Credit(s). Visit Clinical Diabetes to learn more.
Compendium and Special Podcast: Diabetes-Related Eye Care
The American Diabetes Association’s most recently published clinical compendium is a practical guide to diabetes-related eye care. The guide presents practical information to facilitate interprofessional collaboration, reduce barriers, and improve outcomes for people with diabetes-related retinal disease. This compendium is sponsored by VSP Vision Care and Regeneron, Visionary Partners in the American Diabetes Association’s multiyear “Focus on Diabetes” eye health initiative (diabetes.org/diabetes/eye-health/about-focus-on-diabetes). To access this and other clinical compendia for free, visit professional.diabetes.org/monographs. To listen to the companion podcast led by Dr. Neil Skolnik, please visit https://diabetesjournals.org/journals/pages/focus_on_diabetes_podcasts.
Special Podcast: Management of Hyperglycemia in Type 2 Diabetes
A special episode of “Diabetes Core Update,” the American Diabetes Association podcast for primary care clinicians, highlights the recent consensus report from the American Diabetes Association and the European Association for the Study of Diabetes on the management of hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes (doi.org/10.2337/dci22-0034). Dr. Neil Skolnik is joined by consensus report author Dr. Vanita Aroda, who discusses the updates to the 2022 report and the key takeaways for managing and treating hyperglycemia in type 2 diabetes. For more information, please visit diabetesjournals.org/journals/pages/diabetes-core-update-special-editions.
Diabetes Care Online Collections
Diabetes Care periodically publishes special article collections related to a specific topic, study, or aspect of diabetes care, prevention, and treatment. These collections appear in the print and online editions of Diabetes Care. Learn more about previously published collections at https://diabetesjournals.org/journals/pages/diabetes_care_featured_collection.