Important Concepts of Diabetes and Its Management

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  • Lectures
    1 Video
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    69 students
  • Sample Certificate

What you'll learn

We are all aware of the term ‘Diabetes Mellitus’ and understand it like a deranged sugar metabolism in the body. However, there is much more to it than meets the eye. Various researches and developments have happened that have added more knowledge about the causation, pathophysiology, complications, and modes of treatment. In order to better manage the condition, proper knowledge from trustworthy sources is required. read more »»

All over the world, the number of people with diabetes mellitus has quadrupled in the past three decades. Asia is a major contributor to the type 2 diabetes mellitus epidemic. In addition to genetic susceptibility, diet and lifestyle have a major role to play. Slight changes in our way of living can go a long way in preventing its occurrence. Read this and more in the course that we offer. It will surely change the way you look at the disorder and give you insights into how and what you can do to manage it.

Who should attend?
All Healthcare personnel, such as

  • Physicians
  • Dentists
  • Nurses
  • Paramedical Staff
  • Pharmacists
  • Physicians practicing Alternative Medicine (AYUSH)

Key concepts covered include:

An overview of

  • Basics of diabetes mellitus
  • Pathophysiology of Diabetes mellitus
  • Evidence
  • Looking at diabetes mellitus in a different way
  • Management


Dr N K Narayanan

Endocrinologist & Diabetologist


Dr. N. K. Narayanan is a Sr. Consultant Endocrinologist and Diabetes Specialist at Apollo Sugar Clinics in Apollo Hospitals Greams Road, Chennai. He is an experienced endocrinologist who provides treatment for various endocrine disorders, type 1 diabetes, and type 2 diabetes. Over the years, he has published various books and papers on Diabetes & Metabolism, guidelines for the management of pituitary tumors, familial adrenocortical carcinoma, and many others. He was awarded multiple times for his abstracts, and clinical posters. He was given the best poster prize by the British Endocrine Society in 2011 for the work on familial adrenocortical carcinoma. He won the best abstract award for his work on the non-invasive lateralization technique in primary hyperaldosteronism.

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