Metabolic Syndrome: Risk, Diagnosis, and Treatment

$17.99

2-contact-hour CEU course on metabolic syndrome for nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and other healthcare professionals. Covers assessment and management in patients. Identify prevention strategies and complications such as diabetes and coronary artery disease.

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Course Objectives

  1. Describe the group of patient characteristics defining metabolic syndrome.
  2. Identify parameters for the key characteristics for metabolic syndrome.
  3. Discuss the criteria used to diagnose metabolic syndrome.
  4. Review current treatment guidelines and management strategies for patients.
  5. Identify other diseases and health problems associated with metabolic syndrome.
  6. Explain the recommended lifestyle changes for controlling risk factors associated with metabolic syndrome.
  7. Identify serious comorbidities associated with metabolic syndrome and interventions utilized for their effective treatment.
  8. Discuss strategies for the prevention of metabolic syndrome.

Accreditation/Approval Information

Nursing

Covers key characteristics of metabolic syndrome, diagnosis, treatment guidelines and management strategies for patients, comorbities and interventions for treatment, lifestyle changes, and strategies for prevention.

  • Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
  • Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #12300.

Occupational Therapy

Covers key characteristics of metabolic syndrome, diagnosis, treatment guidelines and management strategies for patients, comorbities and interventions for treatment, lifestyle changes, and strategies for prevention.

  • Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., is an approved provider of continuing education by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA), Provider #3313. The assignment of AOTA CEUs does not imply endorsement of specific course content, products, or clinical procedures by AOTA. Courses offered by AOTA approved providers are accepted by the NBCOT Certification Renewal program.

Physical Therapy

Covers key characteristics of metabolic syndrome, diagnosis, treatment guidelines and management strategies for patients, comorbities and interventions for treatment, lifestyle changes, and strategies for prevention.

  • Wild Iris Medical Education, Inc., is a Continuing Competency Approval Agency recognized by the Physical Therapy Board of California.
  • Approval of physical therapy continuing education credit varies by state. Confirm approval with your state’s licensing agency before you take the course for CE credit. See Physical Therapy CE Approval for more information.

Course Information

Contact Hours: 2.00

Course Availability: Expires 2023-11-01

How It Works

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Take the online course at your convenience.

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Fully complete the course to access your certificate.

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