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DPC 2022



Type 3c diabetes

17 Nov 2022
Hands on Training Theatre

Do you understand type 3c diabetes? Do you know the differences between a patient with Type 1 or type 2 diabetes compared to type 3c to help you diagnose patients with type 3c diabetes? In this presentation, Su Down will explore what Type 3c diabetes is and how patients may be misclassified as type 1 and 2 as well as diagnosing and recognizing a patient with type 3c. Lastly Su will focus on the management of a patient with type 3c and what the differences in treatment compared to patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.

  • What is Type 3c?
  • Can patients be misclassified as type 1 or 2?
  • How do you diagnose type 3c?
  • Treating type 3c diabetes, what are the difference to type 1 and 2?
Su Down, Nurse Consultant Diabetes - Somerset Partnership NHS Foundation Trust