Diabetes Risks and Management in Stroke Patients: Consideration of Social Determinants
Diabetes Risks and Management in the Stroke Patients: Consideration of Social Determinants
Brett Kissela, MD, MS
Professor and Vice Chair of Neurology - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
This SCHOOLS presentation addresses the role of ethnicity and social determinants connected with stroke and hypertension.
At the completion of this session you should be better able to:
- Describe the clinical interventions to treat and manage diabetes in the stroke patient
- Identify the stroke risk reduction associated with aggressive diabetes management
- Explain the stroke risks associated with diabetes for African-Americans and Caucasians
Credit Statement: The Medical University of South Carolina designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Accreditation Statement: The Medical University of South Carolina is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.