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Course Title and Materials
Acupuncture & Diabetes (348)
Though pharmaceutical therapy is indicated for most adults living with diabetes, more is needed to achieve glycemic control and enhance quality of life. An integrative approach combining biomedicine with acupuncture and Oriental medicine enhances diabetes care and improves clinical markers and quality of life for those living with type 2 diabetes.
The goal of this CE offering is to provide nurses with information regarding the integration of acupuncture into the current biomedical treatment of type 2 diabetes. After reading this article, you will be able to:
1. Identify indications for acupuncture in the management and treatment of type 2 diabetes.
2. Describe contraindications to acupuncture treatment.
3. Summarize the current research pertaining to acupuncture treatment in type 2 diabetes and opportunities for future research.


This offering expired on December 22, 2012
   Course Material: Acupuncture & Diabetes
    Take Test: Acupuncture & Diabetes
(Grade to pass: 0%, 2 tries)

Credit Options
Course NameCreditsCost
Acupuncture & Diabetes1$8

Merion Publications Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the PA State Nurses Association (No. 008-O-07), an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Merion Publications, Inc. is also approved as a provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing (No. 13230) and by the Florida Board of Nursing (No. 3298 & CE Broker Provider #50-2739). Florida participants: Do not send certificate to the Board of Nursing - keep it for your records for four (4) years. Sessions are not pre-approved for non-nursing credit. It is the individual's responsibility to validate contact hours with their accrediting body.


 

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