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Glucose is Not Only Energy - Glucose Metabolism and its Role in Nutrition Support (M40)

4:30 PM – 6:00 PM ET

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  1. Describe the metabolic role of glucose and glucose cycling in growth and development
  2. Explain the purpose of insulin resistance in inflammation, growth and regeneration 
  3. Determine glucose dosage in various clinical conditions


FACULTY AND TOPICS

Glucose is More Than Energy Substrate - Is Glucose Dangerous During Nutritional Support?

Lubos Sobotka, MD, PhD, Consultant in Clinical Nutrition, 3rd Department of Internal - Metabolic Care and Gerontology, Charles University, Hradec Králové, Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic 

Role of Glucose Carbohydrates During in Nutrition On Energy Metabolism and Diabetes Development
K Sreekumaran Nair, MD. PhD, Consultant, Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, Metabolism, Nutrition, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 

Insulin Resistance - What Does It Mean During Inflammation and Regeneration
Lubos Sobotka, MD, PhD, Consultant in Clinical Nutrition, 3rd Department of Internal - Metabolic Care and Gerontology, Charles University, Hradec Králové, Kralovehradecky kraj, Czech Republic

MODERATOR
Lubos Sobotka, MD, PhD

CE Credit: 1.5 hours
Level: Advanced
UAN: JA0002345-0000-21-040-L04-P