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Pathophysiology of Diabetes course for Nurses

Speciality Classification
Nurses
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
20 minutes
Subject matter expert
e-Learning for Healthcare
Provider
eIntegrity
Endorsed By
NHS Health Education England

This session provides an understanding of the pathophysiology of type 1 diabetes. It covers the incidence and prevalence, aetiological factors, considers the role of insulin and the outcomes of insulin deficiency.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this session you will be able to:

  • State the incidence and prevalence of type 1 diabetes
  • List the possible aetiological factors in type 1 diabetes
  • Explain the role of insulin in glucose metabolism
  • Describe the consequences of insulin deficiency

This is the first of seven sessions that will provide you with the relevant knowledge for when a well child first presents with type 1 diabetes.


PRM123
Instructors / Speakers
Charlotte Avann,
Paediatric Registrar

Charlotte (MbChB MRCPCH) is a general paediatric registrar working in the West Midlands with a special interest in diabetes.

Delivery
Title
Pathophysiology of Diabetes course for Nurses
Speciality Classification
Interest Areas / Topics Covered
Child and family health, Child health/paediatrics/immunisation, Children and young peoples health, Diabetes, Maternal-child, Paediatric, Paediatric endocrinology, Paediatric and Neonatal Care
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
20 minutes
Location
Online
Access Duration (in months)
12
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