Complete Nurse's Guide to Diabetes Care / Edition 2

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What every nurse must know about diabetes Complete Nurse's Guide to Diabetes Care is a comprehensive resource for all nurses who work with diabetes patients. Extensively revised, it offers expert advice on the fundamentals of diabetes care and related nursing issues.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781580403252
  • Publisher: American Diabetes Association
  • Publication date: 6/29/2009
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 586
  • Sales rank: 528,326
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 1.30 (d)

Meet the Author

Belinda P. Childs, A.R.N.P., M.N., C.D.E.

(Wichita, KS) is the former ADA president,

Health Care and Education.

Marjorie L. Cypress, M.S., A.N.P., C.D.E.

(Albuquerque, NM) is a nurse-practitioner

in the Lovelace Regional Diabetes Program.

Geralyn R. Spollett, M.S.N., A.N.P., C.D.E.

(New Haven, CT) is an associate director and

adult nurse-practitioner at Yale Diabetes Center.

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Table of Contents

1 Diagnosis and classification 2
2 Prevention and risk reduction 12
3 Healthy lifestyle changes : food and physical activity 20
4 Treatment strategies for type 1 diabetes 33
5 Treatment strategies for type 2 diabetes 49
6 Self-management practices 59
7 Acute complications of diabetes 76
8 Cardiovascular complications 91
9 Peripheral vascular disease 105
10 Ocular changes with diabetes 113
11 Diabetic nephropathy and end-stage renal disease 122
12 Dental issues in patients with diabetes 138
13 Dermatological changes associated with diabetes 146
14 Peripheral and autonomic neuropathy 155
15 Evaluation and management of the diabetic foot 166
16 Diabetes education in the management of diabetes 188
17 Behavioral strategies for improving self-management 199
18 Cultural context of diabetes education and care 207
19 Economic costs of diabetes 220
20 Alternative and complementary medicine 223
21 Living with diabetes 232
22 Depression, anxiety, and eating disorders 241
23 Polypharmacy 250
24 Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (insulin pump therapy) 260
25 Women and diabetes 272
26 Children with diabetes 286
27 Diabetes in the elderly 311
28 Glucocorticoid use in diabetes 320
29 Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes 323
30 Endocrinopathies and other disorders 329
31 Diabetes care in the hospital 342
32 Role of the office nurse in diabetes management 361
33 Role of the home health care nurse 367
34 Diabetes care in the nursing home 374
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