An overview of Hypo- and Hyper- glycemic Emergencies in Diabetes

Course at a glance

  • Course: An overview of Hypo- and Hyper- glycemic Emergencies in Diabetes
  • Total Duration: 2 Hours 54 Mins
  • Medium of instruction: English
  • CMA points=3
  • Fee is US $ 18

About the Course

Diabetes Mellitus spares no organ or tissue in the body. During its course, it can potentially give rise to many complications. Some of them like Hypoglycemia and Ketoacidosis precipitate acutely and can be life-threatening. Other chronically occurring complications like nephropathy, retinopathy etc. also greatly diminish the quality of life of the affected individuals. This course deals with  these  acute complications in detail: management and preventions; and also briefly covers the chronic complications of Diabetes.

Course Syllabus

1.Complications of Diabetes
a)Acute Complications of Diabetes
b)Chronic Complications of Diabetes

2.Hypoglycemia

3.Hyperglycemic Emergencies in Diabetes Mellitus

Course Delivery Format

Taking leaf from Winston Churchill’s philosophy of “always ready to learn although … not always like being taught”, Commonwealth Medical Evarsity is transforming medical education by garnering learning empowered by the interactive platform of digital technology. Commonwealth Medical Evarsity model of blended education integrates best practices of ‘chalk and board’ with emerging technologies, purporting to make mockery of fragmented medical care, that is the bane of the rising costs of health care today!

The Commonwealth Medical Evarsity offers best of the models of blended education through online lectures, with the convenience of self-study at one’s own pace, time and place, complemented by online faculty interactions and clinical exposure through hospital rotations.

A rich learning environment is provided through the SmarTeach Learning Platform with access to:

  • Online lectures delivered by experts in respective fields. The students can view the lecture any number of times using tools to conveniently play/pause, forward/rewind, skip/review, bookmark
  • Included in these lectures are hundreds of text slides, illustrations and appropriate 2D and 3D animations, audios and videos to make concepts easy to understand
  • Facility for the student to bookmark specific segments of a running lecture and ability to add your own notes for later review.

Assessment

There is a final exam that will be conducted online at the end of the course

Course Fee

The Course Fee is US $ 18

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