This video is designed to provide nurses in clinical settings with an overview of diabetes, risk factors and signs and symptoms associated with a diagnosis of diabetes, factors to consider when providing care to a patient diagnosed with diabetes and practical steps that can be taken to encourage adherence to treatment regimens.
The material is organized around the following categories:
- Types of Diabetes
- Common Signs and Complications of Diabetes
- Diabetes Treatment
- Monitoring Diagnosed Patients
- Assisting Patients with Self-Management
PURPOSE / OVERALL GOAL:
course is designed to provide nurses in clinical settings with an
overview of the information necessary to identify signs and symptoms of
diabetes in undiagnosed patients, and to encourage adherence to
treatment regimens for patients diagnosed with diabetes.
2004 - Updated 2011