• Course

6 hours

GPs

Unit 2 - Lifestyle modifications and obesity management

After completing this course you should be able to:

  • Know the basic components of diet in India and special requirements in diabetes
  • Evaluate and understand dietary alteration in obesity, dyslipidaemia, nephropathy, pregnancy, and hypertension
  • Understand the basic principles of physical activity and the recommendations for physical activity in patients with diabetes
  • Evaluate a person with comorbidities of obesity
  • Understand the benefits of weight loss and goals for weight loss
  • Understand the various treatment options available for the management of obesity
  • Understand the role of beneficial food items and yoga in patients with diabetes.

Release date

26 Feb 2016