TITLE

Case Study--Managing newly diagnosed type-2 diabetes

AUTHOR(S)
Bostock-Cox, Beverley
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Independent Nurse;6/4/2010, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
The article presents a case study of a 58-year old man, Charlie, who underwent an axillary abscess and was diagnosed as a possible candidate for diabetes. Several changes in his lifestyle and dietary habits for reducing risks of cardiovascular diseases and a continuous monitoring routine were prescribed to him. A framework that should be applied to all patients suffering from type-2 diabetes is presented. Diet, exercise and hypoglycaemic agents as a part of the intervention have been stated.
ACCESSION #
82933385

 

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