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Critical care diabetes education: who, what, when, where, and why.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23410651     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
While patients are in the critical care areas, hyperglycemia occurs in more than 50% of patients with or without diabetes. This education time is a crucial for the patients and families, because their attention to better health is heightened by their reason for being in a critical care unit. Nurses can be leaders in starting them in the right direction for diabetes self-management by understanding the basics of diabetes care and education. This article discusses how to equip a patient with the skills they need to live with diabetes.
Authors:
Judy Keaveny
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Critical care nursing clinics of North America     Volume:  25     ISSN:  1558-3481     ISO Abbreviation:  Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am     Publication Date:  2013 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-02-15     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8912620     Medline TA:  Crit Care Nurs Clin North Am     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  123-30     Citation Subset:  N    
Copyright Information:
Published by Elsevier Inc.
Affiliation:
Department of General Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe, Mail Code 0332, Houston, TX 77030, USA. Electronic address: jkeaveny@mdanderson.org.
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