Complete Nurse's Guide to Diabetes Care / Edition 2

Complete Nurse's Guide to Diabetes Care / Edition 2

by American Diabetes Association
     
 

This new edition of the Complete Nurse's Guide to Diabetes Care is a comprehensive resource for all nurses who work with diabetes patients. Find expert advice on: the fundamentals of diabetes care; recent research on complications and associated diseases; numerous care and management approaches; how diabetes affects women, children, and the elderly; and

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This new edition of the Complete Nurse's Guide to Diabetes Care is a comprehensive resource for all nurses who work with diabetes patients. Find expert advice on: the fundamentals of diabetes care; recent research on complications and associated diseases; numerous care and management approaches; how diabetes affects women, children, and the elderly; and practical issues, such as the effects of anxiety, depression, and polypharmacy.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580403252
Publisher:
American Diabetes Association
Publication date:
06/29/2009
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
586
Sales rank:
563,480
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1Diagnosis and classification2
2Prevention and risk reduction12
3Healthy lifestyle changes : food and physical activity20
4Treatment strategies for type 1 diabetes33
5Treatment strategies for type 2 diabetes49
6Self-management practices59
7Acute complications of diabetes76
8Cardiovascular complications91
9Peripheral vascular disease105
10Ocular changes with diabetes113
11Diabetic nephropathy and end-stage renal disease122
12Dental issues in patients with diabetes138
13Dermatological changes associated with diabetes146
14Peripheral and autonomic neuropathy155
15Evaluation and management of the diabetic foot166
16Diabetes education in the management of diabetes188
17Behavioral strategies for improving self-management199
18Cultural context of diabetes education and care207
19Economic costs of diabetes220
20Alternative and complementary medicine223
21Living with diabetes232
22Depression, anxiety, and eating disorders241
23Polypharmacy250
24Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion (insulin pump therapy)260
25Women and diabetes272
26Children with diabetes286
27Diabetes in the elderly311
28Glucocorticoid use in diabetes320
29Cystic fibrosis-related diabetes323
30Endocrinopathies and other disorders329
31Diabetes care in the hospital342
32Role of the office nurse in diabetes management361
33Role of the home health care nurse367
34Diabetes care in the nursing home374

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