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Fees: $175
CPE Units: 25

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Description

Written by Charles F. Burant, MD, PhD, a specialist in the management of Type II Diabetes and metabolic syndromes and Laura A. Young, MD, PhD, eds. for the American Diabetes Association.

Totally updated health care professional guide! This book covers diagnosis, pathogenesis, tools of therapy, nutrition, behavior change, and detection and treatment of complications. Also explores special needs in: gestational diabetes, sports, youth, and pharmacological, hospitalization and chronic problems. Thorough discussion of the topics. For inpatient or outpatient counseling.

This new edition has been expanded into a 25 hour course, along with the 15 hour course. 

** Note: Several options are available for this product. Prices vary from $111 to $175 depending on number of credits (15 or 25) desired and testing format. **

Course Objectives

Upon successful completion of this self-study course, the users will be able to:

1. Discuss the physiology of type 2 diabetes and how it can compromise health.

2. Identify the major signs and symptoms of type 2 diabetes.

3. Identify the target chemistries and therapy deemed “ideal” by the ADA.

4. Discuss the various treatment changes recommended when a patient is ill, going through surgery or exercising.

5. Better assess the patients’ needs and eating habits to control type 2 diabetes.

6. Better determine appropriate medical nutrition therapy intervention for patients.

Why we chose this book

The American Diabetes Association publishes good books on the treatment of Types 1 and 2 diabetes and we have carried them for 10 years or so. Dietitians and CDEs use these courses to obtain continuing education and to review/study for the exam.

About the Author

Charles F. Burant, MD, PhD, and Laura A. Young, MD, PhD, eds. Published by American Diabetes Assoc.

Recommended for…

  • Registered Dietitian (RD/RDN)
  • Dietetics Technician Registered (DTR/NDTR)
  • Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)
  • Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Integrative & Functional Nutrition Academy Professional

 


Provider Information

Helm Publishing

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