Author | Bradley Wright, PharmD


A 61-year-old Man with Diabetes and Resistant Hypertension

May 14, 2015

There are several reasonable options for intensifying this patient's blood pressure treatment. Which one is optimal, though, given his labs and concomitant meds?

How Would You Initiate Insulin in this 53-Year-Old Man with T2DM?

December 16, 2014

The decision to start insulin therapy requires frank dialogue with a patient about lifestyle, psychosocial, and employment matters. Given this patient's particulars, what type of insulin would you prescribe and on what schedule?

Polydipsia, Polyuria, and Elevated A1C--What's Your Next Step for This Patient?

December 15, 2014

The patient is a 53-year-old African American with type 2 diabetes, in the clinic for regular follow-up. Review the rest of his exam results and select your option for the next step(s).

Polypharmacy Perils: What’s Wrong With This Rx Plan?

November 24, 2014

The patient is new to you, he's got type 2 DM and has a lot of meds on board. There's danger in this mix. Read the history and see if you spot the problem.