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Nursing & Health Survival Guide : Diabetes.

By: Whettem, Erica.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Nursing and Health Survival Guides: Publisher: Welwyn Garden City : Taylor and Francis, 2014Copyright date: ©2011Description: 1 online resource (65 pages).Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781317905875.Subject(s): Diabetes -- Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etcGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Nursing & Health Survival Guide: DiabetesDDC classification: 616.462 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Diabetes Basics -- Blood glucose regulation -- Types of diabetes -- Type 1 diabetes -- Type 2 diabetes -- Other types of diabetes -- Symptoms of diabetes -- Diagnosis -- Diabetes -- Impaired glucose regulation -- Oral glucose tolerance test -- Complications -- Diabetes Management -- Self-management -- Lifestyle -- Diet -- Carbohydrates -- Fibre -- Fat -- Salt -- Alcohol -- Food labels -- Exercise -- Weight -- Smoking -- Medication -- Insulin -- Types of insulin/regimen -- Administration -- Injection sites -- Storage -- Side effects -- Other therapies -- Tablets -- Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogues -- Annual review -- Glycaemic Control -- Monitoring -- HbA1c -- Target -- Frequency -- Capillary blood glucose (CBG) -- Target -- Frequency -- Urinalysis -- Ketones -- Hyperglycaemia -- Causes of hyperglycaemia -- Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) -- Hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic state (HHS) -- Sick-day rules -- Hypoglycaemia -- Causes of hypoglycaemia -- Symptoms -- Hypoglycaemic unawareness -- Nocturnal hypoglycaemia -- Treatment -- Mild to moderate hypos -- More severe hypos -- Follow-on -- Prevention -- Erratic blood glucose -- Inpatient care -- Long-Term Complications -- Prevention -- Screening and monitoring -- Footcare -- Life With Diabetes -- Children and young people -- Cultural background -- Depression -- Driving -- Employment -- End of life -- Identification -- Non-concordance -- Older people -- Physical activity -- Pregnancy -- Prescriptions -- Special occasions -- Support -- Travel -- Vaccinations -- Glossary -- References -- Key Documents -- Useful Websites.
Summary: On the increase worldwide, diabetes is well recognized as a complex and challenging condition. This pocket-sized guide puts diabetes information at your fingertips, equipping you with the essential knowledge and skills to deliver effective day-to-day diabetes care competently and confidently.   The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.
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Cover -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Introduction -- Diabetes Basics -- Blood glucose regulation -- Types of diabetes -- Type 1 diabetes -- Type 2 diabetes -- Other types of diabetes -- Symptoms of diabetes -- Diagnosis -- Diabetes -- Impaired glucose regulation -- Oral glucose tolerance test -- Complications -- Diabetes Management -- Self-management -- Lifestyle -- Diet -- Carbohydrates -- Fibre -- Fat -- Salt -- Alcohol -- Food labels -- Exercise -- Weight -- Smoking -- Medication -- Insulin -- Types of insulin/regimen -- Administration -- Injection sites -- Storage -- Side effects -- Other therapies -- Tablets -- Glucagon-like peptide-1 (GLP-1) analogues -- Annual review -- Glycaemic Control -- Monitoring -- HbA1c -- Target -- Frequency -- Capillary blood glucose (CBG) -- Target -- Frequency -- Urinalysis -- Ketones -- Hyperglycaemia -- Causes of hyperglycaemia -- Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) -- Hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic state (HHS) -- Sick-day rules -- Hypoglycaemia -- Causes of hypoglycaemia -- Symptoms -- Hypoglycaemic unawareness -- Nocturnal hypoglycaemia -- Treatment -- Mild to moderate hypos -- More severe hypos -- Follow-on -- Prevention -- Erratic blood glucose -- Inpatient care -- Long-Term Complications -- Prevention -- Screening and monitoring -- Footcare -- Life With Diabetes -- Children and young people -- Cultural background -- Depression -- Driving -- Employment -- End of life -- Identification -- Non-concordance -- Older people -- Physical activity -- Pregnancy -- Prescriptions -- Special occasions -- Support -- Travel -- Vaccinations -- Glossary -- References -- Key Documents -- Useful Websites.

On the increase worldwide, diabetes is well recognized as a complex and challenging condition. This pocket-sized guide puts diabetes information at your fingertips, equipping you with the essential knowledge and skills to deliver effective day-to-day diabetes care competently and confidently.   The Nursing & Health Survival Guides have evolved - take a look at our our app for iPhone and iPad.

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