The purpose of this program is to inform nurses, health educators, occupational therapists and physicians about the principal autoimmune diseases, including their causes, treatment and nursing care issues. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to:
- Discuss at least four causes of autoimmune diseases
- List two reasons for female predominance in autoimmune diseases
- Describe general treatments for autoimmune diseases
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including nurses, health educators, occupational therapists and physicians .
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.