NS5382 - Applied Diabetes Education and Management
|Student Contribution Band:
||College of Healthcare Sciences
This subject expands on foundation clinical diabetes knowledge of the aetiology and
pathophysiology of diabetes including in depth coverage of diabetes management in
special groups: paediatrics, pregnancy, elderly, Culturally and Linguistically Diverse,
high risk foot, perioperative and in-patients the complications of diabetes, prevention,
risk factor screening and management strategies. The impact of diabetes across the
lifespan and across cultures is covered including the particular needs of Indigenous
populations. Interdisciplinary management processes are also examined along with the
psychosocial impacts for people living with diabetes.
- determine the role of the diabetes educator in multidisciplinary team care, care coordination,
- evaluate and apply advanced clinical skills in the identification and management of
- critically appraise and integrate chronic disease self-management frameworks into
clinical DE practice;
- analyse the differences in diabetes management in a range of settings and populations
and apply best practice guidelines.
Study Period 2
|Census Date 29-Aug-2019
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|Method of Delivery:
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||end of semester exam (50%); presentations (20%); assignments (30%).
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