This book is written to give healthcare professionals a comprehensive, understandable
and practical text on which to base their care to patients with diabetes whilst
in hospital. It gives the conceptual hooks required to be able to understand
the principles of diabetes, maintaining and achieving blood glucose control
and the effective treatment of diabetes. If the book is read as a whole, a complete
picture of diabetes care is provided, or, you can ‘dip in and out’
of the chapters relating to your specialism.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1. Understanding Diabetes.
Chapter 2. Treating Diabetes Effectively.
Chapter 3. Management And Treatment Of Acute Diabetes Complications In Accident And Emergency.
Chapter 4. Diabetes In the Medical Ward.
Chapter 5. Diabetes And The Surgical Patient.
Chapter 6. Diabetes In Coronary Care.
Chapter 7. Management Of Diabetes In The Renal Unit.
Chapter 8. Diabetes And Liver Disease.
Chapter 9. Discharging The Patient With Diabetes From Hospital.