The Management of Diabetic Neuropathy and Associated Disorders - 384-739-19

The Management of Diabetic Neuropathy and Associated Disorders

by Nathan Jakowski, PharmD
384-739-19
(4.4 / 11 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Laboratory (1.00 Contact Hr)

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Summary:

This continuing education course will develop healthcare providers’ knowledge of diabetic neuropathy and treatment options. Learners will be exposed to background information on the disease state including definitions, classification, etiology, pathophysiology, and prognosis. They will review common signs and symptoms of the disease and will focus on disease prevention strategies such as glycemic control, lifestyle modifications, and foot care. This is followed by an in-depth review of current treatment options for diabetic neuropathy including treatment of pain and autonomic disorders such as cardiovascular, gastrointestinal, and urogenital neuropathies.

Objectives:

The goal of this continuing education program is to provide healthcare professionals with information about diabetic neuropathy, including disease state background, prevention and treatment of pain, and other manifestations of the disease. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Describe common symptoms of diabetic neuropathy
  • Identify three methods of diabetic neuropathy prevention
  • Discuss pharmacologic treatments for diabetic neuropathy pain and other disease manifestations
 

 
Accreditation Information
 
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, nurses, physical therapists and laboratory professionals.
 
Laboratory professionals: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
 
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.ContinuingEducation.com or Nurse.com. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at CEDirect.ContinuingEducation.com and search for this topic title.
 
Relias LLC is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the American Society for Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS) Professional Acknowledgment for Continuing Education (P.A.C.E.®) Program (provider #384).
 
384-739-19 "The Management of Diabetic Neuropathy and Associated Disorders" is approved 07/10/2019 to 07/31/2021.
 
OnCourse Learning is also approved by the Florida Board of Clinical Laboratory Personnel (provider # 50-1489).

Course Originally Released on: 4/1/2015
Date of Most Recent Review: 2/22/2019
Course Termination/Update Date: 7/31/2021

Unless stated above, the planners and authors of this course have declared no relevant conflicts of interest that relate to this educational activity. Relias LLC guarantees this educational activity is free from bias.

Please see CE Course Instructions to learn how to earn CE credit for this module.

 

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Derrick A - Port Neches, TX  ·  Aug 24, 2019
well written and informative
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Susana S - Sylmar, CA  ·  Aug 06, 2019
5 very informative since I myself have DM type 2
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Jasmine B - Pittsburg, CA  ·  Aug 06, 2019
very educational for me
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Ramon F - Germantown, MD  ·  Jul 18, 2019
Student friendly and very informative.
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MARIA M - tampa, FL  ·  Jul 18, 2019
very interesting and very informative
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