The goal of this program is to provide nurses, athletic trainers, EMTs/paramedics, 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 multiple professions, including nurses, athletic trainers, EMTs/paramedics, fitness professionals, health educators, physical 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.