NUR135 - Diabetes: Type 2 (2.0 HR)

Purpose: The health care professional will enhance their knowledge of type 2 diabetes and treatment for the disease. Objectives: 1. Discuss type 2 diabetes; 2. List the risk factors for type 2 diabetes; 3. Discuss the symptoms of type 2 diabetes 4. Explain the symptoms of hypo- and hyperglycemia; 5. Discuss exams and tests for type 2 diabetes; 6. Explore medications used in the treatment of the disease; 7. Discuss care of the diabetic patient.