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MONITORING/TESTS OF GLYCEMIA

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Monitoring of CBG is a strategy that allows caregivers and people with diabetes to evaluate diabetes management regimens. The frequency of monitoring will vary… MONITORING/TESTS OF GLYCEMIA   

Diabetes Management in Correctional Institutions

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

At any given time, over 2 million people are incarcerated in prisons and jails in the U.S. It is estimated that nearly 80,000 of… Diabetes Management in Correctional Institutions   

ROUTINE SCREENING FOR AND MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES COMPLICATIONS

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

All patients with a diagnosis of diabetes should receive routine screening for diabetes-related complications, as detailed in the ADA Standards of Care. Interval chronic… ROUTINE SCREENING FOR AND MANAGEMENT OF DIABETES COMPLICATIONS   

Diabetes Care in the School and Day Care Setting

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

INTRODUCTION
Diabetes is one of the most common chronic diseases of childhood. There are about 176,000 individuals <20 years of age with… Diabetes Care in the School and Day Care Setting   

Strategies For Improving Diabetes Care

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

The implementation of the standards of care for diabetes has been suboptimal in most clinical settings. A recent report (24) indicated that only 37%… Strategies For Improving Diabetes Care   

Diabetes care at diabetes camps

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

* Each camper should have a standardized medical form completed by his/her family and the physician managing the diabetes. (E) Diabetes care at diabetes camps   

Diabetes Care In Specific Settings

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

A. Diabetes care in the hospital

Recommendations

* All patients with diabetes admitted to the hospital should be identified in… Diabetes Care In Specific Settings   

Diabetes Care In Specific Populations

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

A. Children and adolescents

1. Type 1 diabetes

Although approximately three-quarters of all cases of type 1 diabetes are diagnosed… Diabetes Care In Specific Populations   

Diabetic autonomic neuropathy

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

The symptoms of autonomic dysfunction should be elicited carefully during the history and review of systems, particularly since many of these symptoms are potentially… Diabetic autonomic neuropathy   

Neuropathy screening and treatment

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

* All patients should be screened for distal symmetric polyneuropathy (DPN) at diagnosis and at least annually thereafter, using simple clinical… Neuropathy screening and treatment   

Retinopathy screening and treatment

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

General recommendations

* Optimal glycemic control can substantially reduce the risk and progression of diabetic retinopathy. (A)
Retinopathy screening and treatment   

Dyslipidemia/lipid management

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

2. Dyslipidemia/lipid management

Recommendations

Screening

* In adult patients, test for lipid disorders at least annually and more… Dyslipidemia/lipid management   

Prevention And Management of Diabetes Complications

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

CVD is the major cause of mortality for individuals with diabetes. It is also a major contributor to morbidity and direct and indirect costs… Prevention And Management of Diabetes Complications   

H. Referral for diabetes management - Diabetes Care

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

H. Referral for diabetes management
For a variety of reasons, some people with diabetes and their health care providers do not… H. Referral for diabetes management  - Diabetes Care   

G. Psychosocial assessment and care - Diabetes Care

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

G. Psychosocial assessment and care

Recommendations

* Preliminary assessment of psychological and social status should be included as part of… G. Psychosocial assessment and care - Diabetes Care   

F. Physical activity - Diabetes Care

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

F. Physical activity

Recommendations

* To improve glycemic control, assist with weight maintenance, and reduce risk of CVD, at least… F. Physical activity - Diabetes Care   

Diabetes Care - E. DSME

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

E. DSME
Recommendations

* People with diabetes should receive DSME according to national standards when their diabetes is diagnosed and… Diabetes Care - E. DSME   

Diabetes Care - Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

D. MNT

Recommendations

* People with diabetes should receive individualized MNT as needed to achieve treatment goals, preferably provided by… Diabetes Care - Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes   

Glycemic goals

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

* Lowering A1C has been associated with a reduction of microvascular and neuropathic complications of diabetes. (A)
* The… Glycemic goals   

Diabetes Care

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

A. Initial evaluation

A complete medical evaluation should be performed to classify the patient, detect the presence or absence of diabetes complications,… Diabetes Care   

Prevention - Delay of Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

* Individuals at high risk for developing diabetes need to become aware of the benefits of modest weight loss and participating… Prevention -  Delay of Type 2 Diabetes   

DETECTION AND DIAGNOSIS OF GDM - Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

* Screen for diabetes in pregnancy using risk factor analysis and, if appropriate, use of an OGTT. (C)
*… DETECTION AND DIAGNOSIS OF GDM - Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes   

Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes- Screening for Diabetes

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

Recommendations

* Screening to detect pre-diabetes (IFG or IGT) and diabetes should be considered in individuals 45 years of age, particularly in… Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes- Screening for Diabetes   

Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes -Classification and Diagnosis

Diabetes mellitusMay 27 10

A. Classification

In 1997, the ADA issued new diagnostic and classification criteria; in 2003, modifications were made regarding the diagnosis of impaired… Diagnosing And Managing Diabetes -Classification and Diagnosis   

Diabetes

Diabetes mellitusSep 04 05

Up to 4 percent of Americans have diabetes. Vascular disease accounts for over 70 percent of deaths in adults with diabetes.

Classification… Diabetes   

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