The Endocrine pathologies course establishes a foundation paradigm of the workings of the human heart. The health professional garners a genuine understanding of cardiac structure, function. From this foundation is built an appreciation for the appearance of disease and the resources available to prevent, manage and remedy the most common cardiac health challenges of our time.
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Course Goals & Objectives:
This course is intended to instruct the professional on establishing a foundation paradigm of the workings of the human heart.
- Define the role of the endocrine system
- Recognize the nature and function of hormones
- Identify the role of the pituitary gland
- List major glands of the endocrine system
- Recognize the interaction between the endocrine
- Differentiate Type I from Type II Diabetes
- List the cause and signs of Cushing’s Syndrome
- Identify the cause and manifestations of Graves Disease
- List major causes of goiter
- Recognize the results of excess or deficient pituitary production of Human Growth Hormone
- List the cause and symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis
- Identify non-surgical interventions for neuro-pathologies
A webinar is LIVE INTERACTIVE audio and video course delivered over the Internet to your computer. With a HomeCEU webinar, you are able to see, hear and interactive with the course presenter. In many courses, demonstrative video will be used to further enhance your learning experience. All content used in the presentation will also be made available to you for your personal use (PowerPoint Slides, Reference Materials etc.).
Contact Hours: 2 contact hours in length (check your state’s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).
Target Audience: Physical Therapist, Physical Therapist Assistant, Occupational Therapist, Occupational Therapist Assistant, Massage Therapists, Licensed Massage Therapist, Nurses
Instructional Level: Intermediate
Criteria for Completion: Criteria for Completion: A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved
Financial – James Menz is employed by University of Delaware and receives a salary. He receives payment from HomeCEU for the presentation of this course.
Nonfinancial - no relevant nonfinancial relationship exists.
Content Disclosure: This course does not focus solely on any specific product or service