ERIC Number: ED251711
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: N/A
Plummer, Nancy; Michael, Nancy, Ed.
This module on antidiabetic agents is intended for use in inservice or continuing education programs for persons who administer medications in long-term care facilities. Instructor information, including teaching suggestions, and a listing of recommended audiovisual materials and their sources appear first. The module goal and objectives are then provided. A brief discussion follows of the disease process of Diabetes Mellitis; the use of hypoglycemic medications, their actions, side effects, and interactions with other drugs; and considerations and suggestions for resident care. This discussion is intended for use as a lecture or participant reading. Other contents include a worksheet, a diagram of the endocrine system, a vocabulary exercise, and drug charts, all of which are suitable for reproduction for use as handouts. (YLB)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations Education, Allied Health Personnel, Behavioral Objectives, Continuing Education, Diabetes, Drug Therapy, Drug Use, Inservice Education, Learning Activities, Medical Services, Medical Vocabulary, Nurses, Nurses Aides, Nursing Education, Nursing Homes, Residential Care
Vocational Education Services, 840 State Road 46 Bypass, Bloomington, IN 47405.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Indiana State Dept. of Public Instruction, Indianapolis. Div. of Vocational Education.
Authoring Institution: Indiana Univ., Bloomington. Vocational Education Services.