Adult Inpatient

Module code: MD7260
Module co-ordinator: Kath Higgins

This course covers diabetic emergencies, presentation, management and broader aspects of managing in-patients with diabetes. You will be able to critically appraise current research and national directives which support the clinical management for diabetes inpatient care. 

It is particularly suitable for healthcare professionals with an interest in diabetes inpatient care such as specialist registrars, diabetes specialist nurses, consultant diabetologists, podiatrists, pharmacists and ward nurses.


  • 14 hours of lectures
  • 12 hours of seminars
  • 2 hours of tutorials
  • 122 hours of guided independent study


  • Exam (20%)
  • Written assignment, 2,000 words (80%)