CE Credit Hours: 1.00 CPEUs
Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) - Provider #21328, Activity #151694 approved for 1 CPEU.
CPEU Course Description
Iron deficiency is the most prevalent single nutrient problem and the most common cause of anemia. Since obesity has been reported to be associated with iron deficiency, this CPEU course investigates whether body adiposity is associated with altered hepatic iron status by comparing liver iron levels and markers involved in inflammation and iron absorption in obese, control, and mildly calorie restricted mice.
Brooke H. Dekofsky, MPH, RD, CLE, CDE was involved in the creation of this course.
Article Author: Chan Yoon Park, Ph.D., el al.
Exam writer: Tiev LaGuire, M.S.
CPEU Course Objectives
1. Explain how obesity, inflammation, and iron deficiency are related.
2. Identify the situation in which a higher iron consumption leads to lower iron levels.
3. Name the central regulator of iron homeostasis.
CPE Level: III
Learning Codes: 2090, 5230, 5280, 5370
Performance Indicators (RDN): 6.2.5, 8.1.2 , 8.1.3 , 8.3.6
Performance Indicators (NTDR): 6.2.5, 8.1.2 , 8.1.3 , 8.3.6
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