Unmet needs in the management of diabetic kidney disease in type 2 diabetes and hypertension in sub-Saharan Africa
Glucose, blood pressure and lipids need to be tackled together to prevent cardiovascular disease long term
You will learn:
• The lifetime renal risk spectrum in the patient with type 2 diabetes (T2DM) and the impact of diabetic kidney disease (DKD) on cardiovascular outcomes
• The pathophysiology, diagnosis, prevention and management of DKD
• The renal effects of certain diabetes drug classes
• Management of hypertension in the sub-Saharan black African patient.