Trisha Dunning, Glen Ward, "Managing Clinical Problems in Diabetes"
2008 | ISBN-10: 140515571X | 232 pages | PDF | 3 MB
The incidence and prevalence of diabetes is increasing globally,and most health professionals are likely to care for people withdiabetes. In such cases they may often find that they have to makeclinical decisions without expert support, which can be difficultfor both patient and carer.
provides this support byexploring common clinical problems in diabetes care, and providingpractical solutions based on evidence and the clinical experienceof diabetes educators, endocrinologists, general practitioners, andother health professionals who encounter such problems on a dailybasis. Each chapter begins with an introductory section presentingan overview of the management of diabetes, including short and longterm complications and management targets across the lifespan. Theauthors then pose commonly encountered diabetes managementproblems, developing comprehensive responses from a range ofrelevant health professionals who each provide managementsuggestions from their area of practice.
is a vital resource forhealth professionals involved in the provision of care for peoplewith diabetes.