Online Education | Pediatric Drug Therapy 2013 - Update in Pediatric Endocrinology: Focus on Diabetes and Thyroid Disorders

 
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Update in Pediatric
Endocrinology
 
This course describes the onset and duration of action of commonly used insulins in pediatric diabetes, the multifaceted approach to managing type 2 diabetes in childhood including behavioral, lifestyle, and pharmacologic interventions and the recommended laboratory studies to obtain for testing thyroid function.
 
The course was recorded in March 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and handouts.
 
Publish Date: May 20, 2013. This course will be available for three years from this date.
 
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Target Audience

Nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and healthcare professionals in all settings.

Objectives for Learning Outcomes

  • Describe onset and duration of action of commonly used insulins in pediatric diabetes.
  • Discuss the multifaceted approach to managing type 2 diabetes in childhood including behavioral, lifestyle, and pharmacologic interventions.
  • State the recommended laboratory studies to obtain for testing thyroid function.

Additional Information

Format: 
Audio and Video
Topics: 
  • Onset and duration of action of commonly used insulins in pediatric diabetes.
  • Managing type 2 diabetes in childhood including behavioral, lifestyle, and pharmacologic interventions.
  • Laboratory studies for testing thyroid function.
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.30 Contact hours
  • 1.30 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level
Available: 
05/20/2013
Expires: 
11/16/2016
Cost:
$30.00
Erin Alving, MSN, ARNP, CDE
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and Certified Diabetes Educator, Endocrinology Clinic, Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle 
 

Available Credit

  • 1.30 Contact hours
  • 1.30 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level

Price

Cost:
$30.00
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