Thyroid Dysfunction

Last updated: November 17, 2020

Course Description

 This course is designed for nurses to learn about the most common causes and treatment for thyroid dysfunction.

Contact Hours: 2.0

 Course Price:  $20.00

 Accreditation/Approval

Eagle Professional Services (EPS) is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Florida Board of Nursing, CE provider # 50-29522.

Tracking # 20-759585

About this Course

You must score 80% or better on the test and complete the course evaluation tool to earn a certificate of completion for this CE activity.  The information provided is for educational purposes.

Course Objectives

  • Understand normal function of the thyroid gland and differentiate the types of thyroid dysfunction
  • Discuss the epidemiology and etiology of thyroid dysfunction
  • Explain the pathophysiology and clinical manifestations of thyroid dysfunction
  • Understand the diagnostic studies for thyroid dysfunction
  • Explain collaborative care and nursing management of the patient with thyroid dysfunction
  • Identify complications related to thyroid dysfunction