Caring for Patients with Arthritis

Caring for Patients with Arthritis

Caring for the patient with arthritis is a course designed to provide an overview of arthritis, its causes, symptoms, and treatments. This course is tailored for those who are interested in learning about the basics of arthritis care and how to support loved ones or patients living with this condition. The main goal of this course is to equip learners with knowledge on the different types of arthritis, their management, and how to provide comfort and assistance to patients coping with pain and mobility issues.

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Overview

Details
  • Lessons: 7
  • Number of tests: 3
  • Hours: 1.0 hours
  • Students who are studying this course: 226
What you will learn
  • Understand the symptoms and causes of arthritis
  • Learn about the available treatments for arthritis
  • Gain knowledge on how to support patients with arthritis in daily activities
  • Learn about joint protection techniques and adaptive equipment
  • Understand the importance of exercise, nutrition, and weight management in arthritis care
  • Identify potential complications and when to seek medical help

Lessons

    • Introduction to Arthritis: Definition and TypesIntroduction to Arthritis: Definition and Types
    • 6 mins
    • Symptoms and Causes of ArthritisSymptoms and Causes of Arthritis
    • 4 mins
    • Treatment Options for ArthritisTreatment Options for Arthritis
    • 6 mins
    • Knowledge Review Knowledge Review
    • 4 mins
    • Supporting Patients with Arthritis: Daily Activities and Comfort MeasuresSupporting Patients with Arthritis: Daily Activities and Comfort Measures
    • 6 mins
    • Joint Protection Techniques and Adaptive EquipmentJoint Protection Techniques and Adaptive Equipment
    • 5 mins
    • Exercise, Nutrition, and Weight Management in Arthritis CareExercise, Nutrition, and Weight Management in Arthritis Care
    • 4 mins
    • Knowledge Review Knowledge Review
    • 4 mins
    • Recognizing and Managing Complications in Arthritis PatientsRecognizing and Managing Complications in Arthritis Patients
    • 7 mins
    • Exam- Caring for Patients with Arthritis Exam- Caring for Patients with Arthritis
    • 15 mins

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