Review this education section to enhance your understanding of real-time continuous glucose monitoring (rt-CGM) systems and how it can provide meaningful benefits to your patients.
An introduction to rt-CGM
In three modules, Dr Jackie Elliott, Senior Clinical Lecturer/ Consultant Diabetes, University of Sheffield, England, will explore rt-CGM, including:
What is rt-CGM?
How to identify suitable patient groups
The clinical and real-world benefits of rt-CGM
A case study example of patient initiation
An exploration of data analysis to support effective clinical decisions
Additional educational support
To support your education journey, viewing relevant modules on Academy™, certified by the Association of British Clinical Diabetologists (ACBD), could be beneficial.
Academy™ is an online educational program where healthcare professionals can increase their knowledge in diabetes technologies. It is accessed online through diasend® and provided free of charge to health care professionals.
Modules you may find useful include:
Continuous Glucose Monitoring
Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Pregnancy
Sensor Augmented Pumps (SAP)
How do I get access?
If you have a diasend® account, simply click here to access Academy™ and fill out the form to activate your access to the platform.
Non-diasend® users can request a free account with limited functionality, to use for access to Academy™. Fill out a registration form here.