The goal of this program is to provide nurses, paramedics, EMTs, fitness professionals, health educators, physical therapists and physicians with information about the manifestations, pathology and treatment of Marfan syndrome. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Identify pathological changes associated with Marfan syndrome
- Discuss major criteria needed for a diagnosis
- Describe special needs of children and pregnant women with this syndrome
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses and dietitians.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.