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Global Health Initiative - Hepatitis B Awareness


Global Health Initiative - Hepatitis B Awareness

Global Health Initiative - Hepatitis B Awareness

Learn more about hepatitis B.


Students: 881
Course Description

ALISON Global Health Initiative is a series of free online courses created to raise public awareness and understanding of common diseases that affect millions of people worldwide. In this course important aspects of the hepatitis B are covered in detail.
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The course begins by defining what hepatitis B is, and important facts and statistics about this medical condition. It then goes on to describe aspects such as symptoms and risk factors that are associated with the disease and how hepatitis B can be diagnosed and prevented. Finally, the course describes how a patient can successfully live with hepatitis B and how family, friends and colleagues can cope with and support a person with hepatitis B. The information in this course will be of great interest to all learners, especially those who have been diagnosed with hepatitis B, and who would like to know more about the disease, its treatment and coping with it. It will also be of great interest to all healthcare professionals who would like access to easy to understand facts and information about hepatitis B that they can share with their patients.

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Learning Outcomes




Having completed this course the learner will be able to:
- Define the main types of hepatitis B
- Describe the causes and symptoms of hepatitis B
- Identify complications and risk factors associated with hepatitis B
- Describe how hepatitis B is diagnosed and what tests are used
- Describe how hepatitis B can be successfully prevented or treated
- Describe how to live successfully with the disease, and how to cope with and support a patient with the disease


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Module Title
Module 1: GHI - Hepatitis B Awareness
Module 2: GHI - Hepatitis B Assessment

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Course Title Global Health Initiative - Hepatitis B Awareness
Course # 675
Course Publisher Advance Learning
Course Category 13
Content Origin
Course Description  ALISON Global Health Initiative is a series of free online courses created to raise public awareness and understanding of common diseases that affect millions of people worldwide. In this course important aspects of the hepatitis B are covered in detail. The course begins by defining what hepatitis B is, and important facts and statistics about this medical condition. It then goes on to describe aspects such as symptoms and risk factors that are associated with the disease and how hepatitis B can be diagnosed and prevented. Finally, the course describes how a patient can successfully live with hepatitis B and how family, friends and colleagues can cope with and support a person with hepatitis B. The information in this course will be of great interest to all learners, especially those who have been diagnosed with hepatitis B, and who would like to know more about the disease, its treatment and coping with it. It will also be of great interest to all healthcare professionals who would like access to easy to understand facts and information about hepatitis B that they can share with their patients.
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Release Date 4th December 2013
   
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Course Duration (Avg Learner) 1-2 Hours
Video/Audio None
Audio Only None
Animation None
Assessments Yes
 
Education Level
Age appropriateness 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level Lower High/ Secondary School
 
Validation Level 5
ALISON Testing Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download Yes
Parchment Yes
Framed Certification Yes
   
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  • Haley Sarchet United States of America very helpful 2014-12-18 03:12:34
  • Hooi Lin Teh Malaysia Good info, not too technical, easy to grasp. 2014-12-02 07:12:30
  • Seshu Choudary United Kingdom I enjoyed very much while doing the course and it is worthwhile indeed 2014-11-27 04:11:40
  • Linda McRobbie United Kingdom Excellent course. Informative and easy to understand. 2014-11-13 11:11:52
  • Mike Puckett United States of America This is a great program to make responders more aware of the infection 2014-11-06 13:11:43
  • Lucy Kenyon United Kingdom Well written and gives the learner information to extend their learning and do more research. 2014-10-17 11:10:37
  • Emaikwu Ene Nigeria it is a very interesting course that every health and humanitarian worker should study to help educate people on preventive measures 2014-10-13 06:10:12
  • Addai Richard Qatar I am now aware of the hepatitis virus and cause, and how to prevent it, as well as measure to follow in case living with an infected person. 2014-10-10 14:10:01
  • Rita Oluwafemi Alale Nigeria Enable me to improve in the management of the patient. 2014-10-08 10:10:22
  • kayleigh gray United Kingdom I feel it was very informative and allowed me to widen my knowledge on hepatitis b. 2014-09-25 15:09:38
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