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Part I The Diabetes Conundrum 1
Part II Diabetes Self-Management 77
List of Figures
List of Tables
Diabetes: The Basics
HOW INSULIN WORKS
CLASSIFICATION OF DIABETES
TABLE 1.1 Diabetes Classifications
DIAGNOSTIC CRITERIA
Treatment: Medical Nutritional Therapy
NUTRITION
WEIGHT LOSS
OLD FOOD PYRAMID VERSUS 2005 DIETARY GUIDELINES
CARB COUNTING
ALCOHOL: PROS AND CONS
SICK-DAY MANAGEMENT
Treatment: Physical Activity
POTENTIAL PROBLEMS WITH EXERCISE
TABLE 3.1 Diabetic Complications and Exercise
Treatment: Medication
ORAL ANTIDIABETIC MEDICATION S
TABLE 4.1 Oral Antidiabetic Medication
INJECTABLE ANTIDIABETIC MEDICATION
TABLE 4.2 Types of Insulin
INHALED INSULIN
Glycemic Control
HYPERGLYCEMIA
TABLE 5.2 Factors That Affect Blood Sugar
HYPOGLYCEMIA
BLOOD GLUCOSE MONITORING
TABLE 5.3 Rules to Follow for Glycemic Control
The Cure Is Near
RESEARCH IN THE PREVENTION AND CURE OF TYPE 1 DIABETES
RESEARCH IN THE PREVENTION AND CURE OF TYPE 2 DIABETES
HOW A NEW DRUG OR PRODUCT GETS APPROVED
TABLE 6.1 Four Phases of Investigational Drug Studies
The Nurse as Teacher
WHAT DO CLIENTS WITH DIABETES NEED TO KNOW?
GOALS OF CLIENT EDUCATION
NURSING INTERVENTIONS USING LEARNING PRINCIPLES
TABLE 7.2 Learning Principles for the Adult Learner
EVALUATING TEACHING
Children With Diabetes and Their Parents
WHAT IS IT LIKE TO HAVE A CHILD WITH DIABETES?
AGES AND STAGES
TABLE 8.2 What Should be Included in a DMMP
Adolescents With Diabetes
NONADHERENCE IN ADOLESCENTS WITH DIABETES
Diabetes in Adults With Special Needs
DIABETES AND PREGNANCY
TABLE 10.1 Diagnostic Criteria for Gestational Diabetes
DIABETES IN THE ELDERLY
Diabetes and Mental Illness
DIABETES AND DEPRESSION
DIABETES AND CHRONIC, SEVERE MENTAL ILLNESSES
TEACHING AND MOTIVATING CLIENTS WITH MENTAL ILLNESSES
Client Noncompliance
FINANCIAL CONSIDERATIONS
PHYSICAL LIMITATIONS
RELIGIOUS CONSTRAINTS
SELF-DETERMINATION
P. 1
The Nurse's Guide to Teaching Diabetes Self-Management

The Nurse's Guide to Teaching Diabetes Self-Management

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As the population of diabetes patients continues to grow, nurses and care-givers must keep up with the daunting task of teaching patients to care for themselves.

In this groundbreaking new guide, Rita Girouard Mertig provides the clinical guidance and expertise nurses need to successfully teach diabetes self-management and compliance to adults, children, and parents.
Ranging from the basics of diabetes to providing the most up-to-date information on drug therapies, everything you need to effectively instruct patients and help them gain control of their diabetes therapy is here. Topics covered include:
Nutrition management
Exercise
Medications
Glycemic Control
Continuous Glucose Monitor
Children with Diabetes and Their Parents
Adolescents with Diabetes
Diabetes in Adults with Special Needs
Diabetes and Mental Illness
Client Noncompliance

Addressing the most important and current topics necessary for successful self-regulation and maintenance of diabetes, this new innovative desk reference provides a quick guide and instructional tool for nurses and caregivers everywhere.

As the population of diabetes patients continues to grow, nurses and care-givers must keep up with the daunting task of teaching patients to care for themselves.

In this groundbreaking new guide, Rita Girouard Mertig provides the clinical guidance and expertise nurses need to successfully teach diabetes self-management and compliance to adults, children, and parents.
Ranging from the basics of diabetes to providing the most up-to-date information on drug therapies, everything you need to effectively instruct patients and help them gain control of their diabetes therapy is here. Topics covered include:
Nutrition management
Exercise
Medications
Glycemic Control
Continuous Glucose Monitor
Children with Diabetes and Their Parents
Adolescents with Diabetes
Diabetes in Adults with Special Needs
Diabetes and Mental Illness
Client Noncompliance

Addressing the most important and current topics necessary for successful self-regulation and maintenance of diabetes, this new innovative desk reference provides a quick guide and instructional tool for nurses and caregivers everywhere.

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