Diseases of endocrine system. Course for KhNMU International Students of IV course. 
Course include 8 topics:

  1. Diabetes mellitus, etiology, pathogenesis, clinical picture, diagnostics, classification.
  2. Diabetes mellitus - type 1 and type 2, modern methods of therapy.
  3. Chronic complications of diabetes mellitus: diabetic retinopathy, nephropathy, neuropathy, and diabetic foot. The peculiarities of clinical course and treatment of diabetes mellitus in surgical patients and pregnant women.
  4. The diseases of thyroid gland caused by iodine deficiency. Clinical presentation, diagnosis, prevention and treatment. Hypothyreosis. Classification, diagnosis, clinical presentation, treatment. Thyroiditis.
  5. Thyrotoxicosis. Clinical forms, diagnosis, treatment. Tumors of thyroid gland and pathology of parathyroid glands.
  6. Chronic insufficiency of adrenal cortex glands. Etiology, pathogenesis, clinical presentation, diagnosis, prevention and treatment. Acute insufficiency of adrenal cortex glands. Hormonal-active tumors of adrenal glands.
  7. Hypothalamic-pituitary system diseases, disturbances of growth. Mechanism of action of hypothalamic and pituitary hormones.
  8. Obesity. Metabolic syndrome.

Курс створено для дистанційного навчання із дисципліни "Ревматологія" для тематичного удосконалення лікарів.