Research on and Treatment of Diabetes

$30.00 members / $50.00 nonmembers     2.0 CE credits

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Review diabetes research that focuses on new approaches and the science behind them. Take a look at how kidney disease, stress and retinopathy affect and are affected by diabetes. Get tips on ways to connect and communicate with health care workers who have patients with diabetes.

Related: Massage Therapy for Clients with Diabetes | 4 CE Credits

Related: Massage Therapy for Clients with Diabetes | 4 CE Credits


Objectives

When you finish this course, you will be able to:

  • Explain how diabetes research can impact your practice. 
  • Describe current treatments for, and complications of, diabetes.
  • Delineate the role of stress and glucose in diabetes.
  • Describe research findings on diabetes for T and beta cells, HIP and the “Ominous Octet.”

About the author(s)

Nancy M. Porambo, MS, LMT, CNMT has worked in the field of chronic pain for the past 28 years. She is a Past President of AMTA and currently serves as National Advisor to the American Medical Association’s, CPT Council. She also served on the AMA’s CPT, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Workgroup as representative for the massage profession.

Course expiration

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Copyright

This course contains information that is proprietary. None of the material contained within this course may be used without the express written permission of AMTA unless otherwise indicated in the course.

Disclaimer

You are responsible for ensuring that any new modalities, techniques, or products you use comply with your state's defined scope of practice for massage therapy. (See amtamassage.org/regulation.) While AMTA makes every attempt to present information that is beneficial to you and your massage therapy practice, the courses provided by AMTA are for educational purposes only and are not intended to cover every situation that you may encounter. Information presented here does not replace your independent judgment and that of your company and/or employer. AMTA does not endorse or approve, and AMTA assumes no responsibility for, the content, suitability, accuracy, or completeness of the information presented.

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