COVID-19 and Diabetes, Type 1 and Type 2–what clinicians and patients need to know.
This course focused on COVID-19 is for healthcare providers treating patients with diabetes (Type 1 and Type 2) as well as any interested patient or caregiver who is concerned about COVID-19 and increased risks of COVID-19 in the setting of diabetes.
You’ll learn about
- The latest information about COVID-19, the disease caused by SARS-COV-2.
- Some of the studies that include patients with diabetes and their risk of morbidity and mortality.
- Some of the suspected interactions of SARS-COV-2, such as ACE2, that affect patients with diabetes.
- Special precautions that patients with diabetes should take to protect themselves.
Created by medical writers Dr Brigid Stadinski and Dr. Emma Hitt Nichols who did the latest medical literature search about what is known and presented the findings here.