This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of pharmacists.
At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will be better able to:
- Review the mechanism of action of GLP-1 receptor agonists.
- Identify the potential adverse effects of GLP-1 receptor agonists.
- Outline the methods of administration for GLP-1 analogs and the clinical monitoring necessary for patients prescribed GLP-1 receptor agonists.
- Explain the importance of collaboration and communication among an interprofessional healthcare team to improve outcomes for patients receiving GLP-1 agonists.
Pharmacy Activity Type:
General Pharmacy Topic
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- Authors: Logan Collins
- Editors: Ryan A. Costello
- Editors-In-Chief: Chaddie Doerr
Chief Medical Reviewer: Mark V. Pellegrini
- Nurse Planner/Reviewer/Editor:Sandra Coleman
- Nurse Planner/Reviewer/Editor:Bernadette M. Makar
- Nurse Planner/Reviewer/Editor:Dorothy Caputo
- Pharmacy Planner/Reviewer/Editor:Mark V. Pellegrini
- Physician Planner/Reviewer/Editor:Scott C. Dulebohn
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This activity is designated for 1.00 contact hours for pharmacists.
FL Board of Pharmacy Tripartite, approval #20-608156.
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