In this brief case-based activity, meet a 42-year-old woman with class 2 obesity who was recently diagnosed with diabetes. She is referred to your office because she is interested in weight-loss strategies. As you move through this activity read through links to useful resources to help you make management decisions for this patient and see how your answers compare with your peers’. Receive insights from endocrinologist Andrea Coviello, MD, on appropriate diet and pharmacologic management for this patient.
Andrea D. Coviello, MD, MSE, MMCi, FACE
Associate Professor of Medicine
Division of Endocrinology, Metabolism, and Nutrition