Monitoring Blood Glucose
The goal of this course is to help nurses learn about the importance of blood glucose monitoring for patients with diabetes.

Course Publication Date: March 26, 2016

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Anita Rothera RN, BS
Course No:MBG021816
Contact Hours:1.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Community & Home Health
Critical Care Medicine
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Geriatric Medicine
Medical & Surgical Issues
Nutrition & Fitness & Complimentary
Pediatric Medicine

Ready to take a course?

  • Take as many courses as you want
  • Earn as many credits as you need
  • 100% Guaranteed
Buy One Year Unlimited Membership
Learning Objectives
  • Discuss how factors such as illness and stress affect blood sugar.
  • Describe the most common user error related to SMBG.
  • Identify 3 critical uses of SMBG data by persons with diabetes.
  • State recommended pre-prandial and postprandial blood glucose ranges.
  • Name two factors that affect the accuracy of self-monitoring of blood glucose (SMBG) results.
  • Discuss how diet and exercise affect blood sugar levels.


Search Courses

Group Plan

Group plans are convenient and cost effective!

Authors Wanted

Earn $$$ as a MyFreeCE Author!