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Physiology and Assessment: The Endocrine System

Physiology and Assessment: The Endocrine System

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Online Tutorial Details:

This online tutorial is designed to help nurses accurately assess the endocrine system, identify normal findings, recognize abnormal findings, and intervene effectively to help their patients return to an optimal level of wellness.

This tutorial was designed for nursing students or practicing nurses who wish to better understand the endocrine system and its many functions. This knowledge will help them more accurately assess the endocrine systems of their patients and more effectively intervene in a patient’s plan of care.

Content Overview:

The tutorial is divided into nine modules. The first seven modules are instructional units. The eighth module is a drag and drop activity to help users review the content of the tutorial in a fun and interactive way. The final module is a test bank.

  • Module 1: Introduction
  • Module 2: The Pituitary Gland
  • Module 3: The Thyroid Gland
  • Module 4: Parathyroid Glands
  • Module 5: Adrenal Glands
  • Module 6: Pancreas
  • Module 7: Thymus, Pineal Gland, and Gonads
  • Module 8: Drag and Drop Practice Activity
  • Module 8: Test Bank

The tests in the test bank cover all of the tutorial modules. Students are given their test results at the completion of each test accompanied by correct answers and rationale. Instructor can use these tests as pre- or post-tests. Test scores can be used to monitor student progress and mastery of the subject matter. Test results are recorded in databases on the EDGT server and are available for retrieval and review by both instructors and students.

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this tutorial, learners should be able to:

  • Identify the components of the endocrine system.
  • Describe the functions of the components of the endocrine system.
  • Assess the patient’s endocrine system.
  • Identify common abnormalities of the endocrine system.
  • Describe appropriate and effective nursing interventions for patients with endocrine dysfunctions.

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License and Pricing:

The purchase price includes an unlimited number of users at the site of purchase for a period of one year. Additional campuses may purchase access to the tutorial for half price.

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