TITLE

Insulin use in type 2 diabetes

AUTHOR(S)
Dromgoole, Paul
PUB. DATE
September 2005
SOURCE
Primary Health Care;Sep2005, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores issues associated with starting insulin in patients with type 2 diabetes. Goal of raising awareness of insulin-related issues in primary care nurses supporting people with type 2 diabetes; Identification of those in need; Insulin regimens; Choice of delivery system; Calculation of insulin starting dose; Insulin-associated weight gain; Barriers to insulin therapy; Encouraging active self-management.
ACCESSION #
18327730

 

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