Videos featuring topics related to diabetes physiology, treatment, and patient care.
The Ominous Octet: Core Defects in Type 2 Diabetes (9:14)
Dr Ralph DeFronzo discusses 8 core defects implicated in the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes as described during his "Ominous Octet" Banting lecture presented in 2008. He also reviews the role of glucagon-like-peptide-1 (GLP-1) in many of the core defects present in type 2 diabetes.
Glucagon: A Major Player in Type 2 Diabetes (6:42)
In this video, Dr Charles Reasner provides insight into the important role of glucagon in glucose homeostasis and type 2 diabetes.
Diabetes in America – The Incretin Effect (5:46)
In this video, Dr Leahy describes the incretin effect and the role of native glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) in digestion and blood glucose regulation in normal physiology.
Insulin, Glucagon, & the Incretin Defect in Type 2 Diabetes (6:48)
In this video, Dr David D’Alessio discusses the importance of islet dysfunction in type 2 diabetes, reviews the incretin effect, and describes the role of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) in type 2 diabetes.
Modernizing Insulin Delivery: Teaching Self administration With Pen Devices (4:49)
This video presentation highlights teaching points for educating patients about the use of pen devices using a case study.
Diabetes Pathophysiology (2:51)
This video demonstrates the role of glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) and insulin in a simplified, fun-to-learn manner for clinicians.
Motivational Interviewing in Diabetes (7:49)
This video demonstrates an approach to initiating injectable therapy.