Perioperative Management of Hyperglycemia
SHM Glycemic Control Webinar Series: Webinar 1
Activity Director: Gregory Maynard, MD, MSc, SFHM
Presenter: Kerrie Berg, MD
Accreditation and Designation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of Blackwell Futura Media Services and the Society of Hospital Medicine. Blackwell Futura Media Services is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Blackwell Futura Media Services designates this Enduring Material for a maximum of one (1) AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Upon completion of this educational activity, participants will be better able to:
- Synthesize and discuss the importance and prevalence of hyperglycemia / diabetes in the perioperative setting
- Identify and describe current guidelines for glucose targets, the rationale for the targets, and the optimal methods to achieve the glycemic target safely in perioperative setting
- Recognize the special challenges of insulin management and monitoring during the perioperative setting.
No commercial support has been accepted related to the development or publication of this activity.
Presenter – Kerrie Berg has no conflicts of interest to disclose
SHM complies with ACCME Standards for Commercial Support by following policies and procedures designed to identify and manage conflicts of interest in Company-supported Society CME programs at all stages in program design and implementation. All programs are developed independent of any sponsor input and do not allow the use of trade names. Furthermore, SHM instructs faculty to present a balanced view of treatment options and reviews material to make sure this is the case. SHM is transparent about all funding received.
Instructions on Receiving Credit
This activity is intended for physicians. For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing medical education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board.
This activity is designed to be completed within 1 hour; physicians should claim only those credits that reflect the time actually spent in the activity. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity during the valid credit period, which is up to three years from initial publication.
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.00 Non-physician