Assignment: Endocrine-Related Disorders

In this assignment, you will examine the clinical manifestations, pathophysiology, and developmental considerations for Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes mellitus.  Consider the developmental implications of Type 1 diabetes on children and Type 2 diabetes on adults.

Step 1 Locate at least one professional, evidence-based resource to support your response.

Step 2 Download the worksheet Endocrine Disorders Attached.

Step 3 Complete the worksheet.

  • In the header row of the table, enter names of the disorders.
  • In the remaining rows of the table, enter a description of the disorder, the clinical manifestations, the underlying pathophysiology, and developmental considerations (consider the age of onset with respect to the physiological, psychological, and social implications of the disease).
  • Be sure to cite all sources used to complete the worksheet and provide a reference using proper APA formatting.