Interpreting Blood results - LIVE Webinar

Interpreting Blood results - LIVE Webinar
This webinar aims to explain the blood tests used for the diagnosis of diabetes and explain several routine tests required for ongoing management.

What you will learn

Discuss the different blood tests used for the diagnosis of diabetes
Explain HbA1c and why it is used for diabetes management  
Outline the importance of cholesterol tests and explain the results
Discuss Kidney function tests – what is tested and why
Explain the importance of monitoring Vitamin B12 and Vitamin D

Presenters

  • Trent Larwood, Exercise Physiologist
  • Jude Barrow, Credentialled Diabetes Educator

What you need to know

  • This webinar is FREE for Diabetes SA members and runs for approximately 30 minutes with time to answer questions.
  • The session is interactive, there will be time for you to ask questions by typing into the Q&A function of the presentation.
  • Even if you can't watch live, make sure you register so we can send you the webinar recording.

Please note: After you register, you will receive an email confirmation and email with the instructions for how to join the webinar. If you experience any problems with joining the webinar, please consult our user guides and FAQ’s.

When
7/26/2022 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where
Zoom Online Webinar
Registration not available.
  • 1 in 6

    adults are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes

  • 1.4 million

    Australians have diabetes

  • 311

    Australians develop diabetes every day

  • 1 person

    every 5 minutes will develop diabetes

  • Every year

    around 8,000 South Australians are diagnosed with diabetes

  • 180,000

    South Australians are at risk of developing type 2 diabetes which is largely preventable

  • Type 2

    diabetes is the most common type of diabetes in Australia (87% of all people with diabetes)

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    people in Australia have type 2 diabetes

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