The Diabetes Ready Reference for Health Professionals / Edition 2

The Diabetes Ready Reference for Health Professionals / Edition 2

by Kathryn Mulcahy
     
 

ISBN-10: 158040202X

ISBN-13: 9781580402026

Pub. Date: 05/01/2004

Publisher: American Diabetes Association

Completely updated in content and format, this handy reference contains vital information in a pocket-size guide for health care providers. Packed with essential updated information on medications, cardiovascular disease, diabetic ketoacidosis, insulin therapy, and more, its a critical tool for physicians, nurses, and educators. ADAs pocket guide also contains the

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Overview

Completely updated in content and format, this handy reference contains vital information in a pocket-size guide for health care providers. Packed with essential updated information on medications, cardiovascular disease, diabetic ketoacidosis, insulin therapy, and more, its a critical tool for physicians, nurses, and educators. ADAs pocket guide also contains the most recent ADA clinical practice recommendations. In-depth chapters cover such areas as pathophysiology, diagnosis, hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia, macrovascular and microvascular complications, nutrition guidelines, and much more. Features include: Spiral binding and heavy-duty laminated pages Tabbed sections for easy reference New smaller trim size for pocket-sized portability

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781580402026
Publisher:
American Diabetes Association
Publication date:
05/01/2004
Edition description:
Subsequent
Pages:
69
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.65(d)

Table of Contents

Pathophysiology of diabetes1
Diagnosis of diabetes5
Hospital admission guidelines9
Monitoring glucose control11
Oral diabetes medications15
Insulin and insulin therapy19
Medication effects on glucose control23
Hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia25
Chronic complications of diabetes35
Illness39
Management of glycemia during hospitalization and surgery43
Ongoing diabetes self-management education (DSME)49
Ongoing medical nutrition therapy (MNT)53
Exercise/physical activity57
Foot care59

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