Intermediate Nursing
Immune System
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Within this lesson, we will identify what Scleroderma and discuss two types of the disorder.  We will cover causes and risk factors for developing this immune system disorder along with the variety of testing required to confirm the diagnosis.  Finally, we will identify signs and symptoms nurses will be assessing for in addition to nursing interventions for symptoms management of this chronic condition.


Learning Objectives:

Upon the completion of this lesson, learners will be able to:

  1. Define scleroderma
  2. Outline signs and symptoms of scleroderma
  3. Discuss risk factors for developing scleroderma
  4. Identify nursing interventions for treating scleroderma

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