In this EACCME-accredited online CME activity Individual Patient Management in Type 1 Childhood Diabetes, healthcare professionals will learn how to assess the psychosocial well-being of young patients with type 1 diabetes.
Upon successful completion of this activity, healthcare professionals (such as endocrinologists, paediatricians, paediatric endocrinologists, diabetes specialists, specialist nurses, primary care physicians) will be awarded 1 European CME credit (ECMEC) and should be able to:
- Describe the psychosocial factors that can affect metabolic control
- Discuss the rationale and clinical guideline recommendations for psychosocial screening in childhood diabetes
- Explain the importance of family interactions and dynamics in diabetes management
- Assess the different behavioural and psychological interventions for optimising diabetes management in children and adolescents