Endocrine Disorders – Med-Surg Nursing
Endocrine Disorders – Med-Surg Nursing

Endocrine Disorders – Med-Surg Nursing

by Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

Both type I and type II diabetes mellitus are becoming more common. As a nurse, you will frequently encounter and care for patients with diabetes. Some of these patients seek care for non-diabetic needs but still need assistance in caring for their diabetes. Others have diabetic emergencies that force them to seek medical attention.

In this course, you’ll learn about the basics of both type I and type II diabetes mellitus, including their causes, pathophysiologies, and basic treatments. We’ll dicuss what the modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors are for developing this disease, the importance of glucose monitoring, and the numerous complications that can arise from diabetes.

Course Details

  • Videos 59
  • Duration 3:10 h
  • Quiz questions 95
  • Concept Pages 0


Your Educators of course Endocrine Disorders – Med-Surg Nursing

 Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

Dr. Rhonda Lawes is a Certified Nurse Educator (CNE), and an Assistant Professor at the University of Oklahoma College of Nursing in Oklahoma, USA.
She obtained her PhD in Educational Psychology from Oklahoma State University in 2016.
Due to her achievements, she has earned numerous teaching awards. She teaches nursing students how to use the science of cognitive learning to maximize their study effectiveness.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Lawes is the Director of Nursing Education Programs, and teaches courses on Pharmacology (Nursing), Medical Surgical Nursing and Pathophysiology.

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By Michelle C. on 30. April 2024 for Vascular and Nervous Complications of Diabetes (Nursing)

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Must have for all nursing school students
By Nkechi O. on 18. December 2023 for Insulin Resistance: Risk Factors, Progression, and Prevention (Nursing)

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By Charlotte B. on 11. May 2023 for Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Pathological Processes (Nursing)

Professor Lawes is my favourite lecturer, she makes it so easy to understand!