Insulin use in type 2 diabetes

Dromgoole, Paul
September 2005
Primary Health Care;Sep2005, Vol. 15 Issue 7, p43
Academic Journal
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.


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