TITLE

GOOD INSULIN INJECTION PRACTICES

PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Diabetes Health;Feb/Mar2010, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p11
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on insulin injection practices. The author states that insulin should be injected into the subcutaneous fat to achieve the most efficient absorption and utilization. According to the guidelines issued by regulatory agencies, insulin injection syringes and pen needles should be labeled single-use only. It notes that the abdomen is the most predictable area for insulin injection.
ACCESSION #
48081498

 

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