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2022 RACGP curriculum and syllabus
for Australian general practice
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Management of type 2 diabetes: A handbook for general practice
Last revised: 17 Sep 2020
For fasting and preprandial blood glucose targets, please refer to the section ‘Glucose monitoring’. Note that adjustments given below are based on average blood glucose levels over at least 2–3 days.
Basal (intermediate- or long-acting insulin):
Premixed insulin at breakfast and dinner:
*Rapid- or short-acting insulin is used for bolus dose.
Guide to basal plus insulin intensification schedules
Did you know you can now log your CPD with a click of a button?
Type 2 diabetes: Goals for optimum management (PDF 0.04 MB)
Australian type 2 diabetes management algorithm - updated August 2022 (PDF 1.46 MB)
Management of type 2 diabetes: A handbook for general practice - Clinical summary (PDF 0.24 MB)
Diabetes management during the coronavirus pandemic (PDF 1.53 MB)
Diabetes management during Ramadan (PDF 1.83 MB)
Emergency management of hyperglycaemia in primary care (PDF 1.44 MB)
Type 2 diabetes sick day management plan - template (DOCX 0.07 MB)