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Bariatric Nursing: Care of the Older Adult Population

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Obesity is an ongoing health crisis. People affected by obesity are at risk for many chronic diseases such as cardiac-related disorders, respiratory problems, and diabetes mellitus. Healthcare providers need to understand the disease of obesity and all the caveats that may come with it to provide optimal care. This course discusses the complex care needed for older adults affected by obesity, barriers to care, and the role of the interdisciplinary team. 

The goal of this course is to instruct dietitians, nurses, and social workers on the care of older adults affected by obesity.



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Course Description

Obesity is an ongoing health crisis. People affected by obesity are at risk for many chronic diseases such as cardiac-related disorders, respiratory problems, and diabetes mellitus. Healthcare providers need to understand the disease of obesity and all the caveats that may come with it to provide optimal care. This course discusses the complex care needed for older adults affected by obesity, barriers to care, and the role of the interdisciplinary team. 

The goal of this course is to instruct dietitians, nurses, and social workers on the care of older adults affected by obesity.



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