This advanced course on Diabetes Mellitus: Pathophysiology can be taken as Part 1 of a series or on its own. Course objectives are: define Type I and II Diabetes; describe normal metabolism of carbohydrates; compare pathogenesis and incidence of Type I and II Diabetes; describe common diabetic crises; describe effects of chronic hyperglycemia; and list general diabetic management guidelines. Approved for 3.0 hours for Certified Nursing Assistants (CNA) in Florida. Must pass final quiz with 80% or more; may re-take as often as needed. Course will be updated or discontinued on or before July 31, 2019.