CNA: Diabetic Neuropathy
The goal of this course is to help CNAs learn about the classifications, development and treatments of diabetic neuropathy.

Course Publication Date: October 15, 2022

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

Author:Anita Rothera-Delaney RN, BS
Course No:CNA-DN-22
Contact Hours:1.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:CNAs
  
Learning Objectives
  • Name four symptoms of neuropathy.

  • Name two symptoms that are not due to neuropathy but nevertheless often accompany it.

  • Describe how neuropathy is diagnosed.

  • Name five of the tests to help determine type/extent of nerve damage.

  • List pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatments for peripheral neuropathy.

  • Describe key information about neuropathy that should be taught to all patients with diabetes.

  • Name the three broad types of neuropathy.

  • Describe the combination of factors that are likely to cause nerve damage.

  • Explain the role of blood glucose/sugar control in the development and treatment of peripheral neuropathies.



 (281ms)
A4S-WEB1 3.236.121.117 url(WWW.MYFREECE.COM)-domain(WWW.MYFREECE.COM)-anon

Search Courses

Group Plan

Group plans are convenient and cost effective!

Authors Wanted


Earn $$$ as a MyFreeCE Author!