Metabolic Syndrome: Risk, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Objectives: Describe the group of patient characteristics defining metabolic syndrome. Identify parameters for the key characteristics for metabolic syndrome. Discuss the criteria used to diagnose metabolic syndrome. Review current treatment guidelines and management strategies for patients. Identify other diseases and health problems associated with metabolic syndrome. Explain the recommended lifestyle changes for controlling risk factors associated with metabolic syndrome. Identify serious comorbidities associated with metabolic syndrome and interventions utilized for their effective treatment. Discuss strategies for the prevention of metabolic syndrome.
Description: Covers key characteristics of metabolic syndrome, diagnosis, treatment guidelines and management strategies for patients, comorbities and interventions for treatment, lifestyle changes, and strategies for prevention.