This half-day Addison’s Disease Awareness & Care course is suitable for nurses and carers.

Addison’s Disease Awareness & Care


Addison’s Disease is a rare but life-threatening disease that affects a persons ability to produce glucocorticoid and mineralocorticoid. This course explores the signs, symptoms and diagnosis methods and covers the use of emergency medication when required.

Course Includes
    • What is Addison’s disease?
    • Signs & symptoms
    • Synacthen tests
    • Drug Management
    • Anatomy and Physiology
    • Diagnoses and processes
    • Possible Causes
    • Emergency Medication
Course Outcome

The learned content of this course is certificated by the CPD Certification Service and adds 3.5 hours of learning to the candidates’ portfolio.

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