The Patient With Meniere's Disease - CHES543

The Patient With Meniere's Disease

by Dana Bartlett, MSN, MA, RN, CSPI
(4.5 / 11 ratings )

This course is credentialed for:
Health Education (1.00 CECH)

Price: $20.00
CE-PRO Price: $10.00


Meniere’s disease affects about 73 of 100,000 Americans. Meniere’s disease is hard to diagnose with certainty; treatment is symptomatic and not always effective. Meniere’s can produce a wide range of symptoms, including vertigo, hearing loss, tinnitus, aural fullness, and visual difficulties. Despite these challenges, an astute healthcare provider’s prompt recognition, appropriate treatment, and patient education can make a difference in a patient’s hearing, balance, and quality of life. This module describes Meniere’s disease, its symptoms, and its treatments.


The purpose of this module is to provide nurses, fitness professionals, athletic trainers, and health educators with the information to understand what’s known about Meniere’s disease and to provide care to patients with the disease. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
  • Identify the four main symptoms of early Meniere’s disease
  • Describe two inner ear functions
  • Identify three sensory functions affected by Meniere’s disease

Accreditation Information
This course is intended for multiple professions, including nurses, athletic trainers, fitness professionals and health educators.
Health Educators: 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 or If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at and search for this topic title.
Sponsored by Relias LLC, a designated provider of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc. This program is designated for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and/or Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES) to receive up to 1.0 total Category I continuing education contact hours.
Provider ID: CA0084 (98709) for 01/01/2012 to 12/31/2015, 114941 for 01/01/2016 to 12/31/2019, 1133776 for 01/01/2020 to 12/31/2023.

Course Originally Released on: 5/31/2004
Date of Most Recent Review: 11/1/2017
Course Termination/Update Date: 11/1/2020

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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ULA B - OSSINING, NY  ·  Mar 26, 2017
This course was interesting and very knowledgeable to me. I found the literature well put and sometimes a bit difficulty to comprehend. I gained some new knowledge in this area and will be able to explain to my friends and colleagues about this disease.
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Jennifer D - Oxnard, CA  ·  Aug 27, 2015
This course increased my knowledge on Meniere's disease. Many of my family members suffer from this condition and this course was very helpful in providing background info on Meniere's as well as the treatments available.
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Patsy C - bobo, AR  ·  May 14, 2014
grerat i enjoyed it very much was educational
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Carolynne T - Gilbert, AZ  ·  Jun 28, 2013
Easy to understand and implement.
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Price: $20.00
CE-PRO Price: $10.00