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  1. Diabetes Mellitus

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    Diabetes Mellitus, Some patients with type 2 diabetes require insulin, so the old terms of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) for type 1 diabetes and non-in...

  2. Type 2 Diabetes

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    Type 2 Diabetes, There are two main types of diabetes - type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. What is ty...

  3. Type 2 Diabetes Treatment

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    Type 2 Diabetes Treatment, How is type 2 diabetes treated? Type 2 diabetes is usually initially treated by following...

  4. Type 2 Diabetes Diet for Healthy Eating

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    Type 2 Diabetes Diet for Healthy Eating, The type of food or the glycaemic index of a food - how quickly the sugar from the food is absorbed into your system - plays a key r...

  5. Management of Type 2 Diabetes

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    Management of Type 2 Diabetes, A study found that a single education and self-management structured programme for people with newly diagnosed type 2 diabetes mellitus...

  6. Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes

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    Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes, Although effective treatment of diabetes mellitus can reduce the incidence of its complications, type 2 ...

  7. Self-monitoring in Diabetes Mellitus

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    Self-monitoring in Diabetes Mellitus, NB : urine testing is not recommended but may be useful for some patients with diet- or tablet-controlled type 2 diabetes mellitus - fo...

  8. Antihyperglycaemic Agents used for Type 2 Diabetes

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    Antihyperglycaemic Agents used for Type 2 Diabetes, Oral hypoglycaemic agents are the group of drugs that may be taken singly or in combination to lower the blood glucose in...

  9. Diabetes Mellitus

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    Diabetes Mellitus, There are two main types of diabetes mellitus, which are called type 1 diabetes and type 2 diab...

  10. Pre-diabetes (Impaired Glucose Tolerance)

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    Pre-diabetes (Impaired Glucose Tolerance), There are two main types of diabetes - type 1 diabetes and type 2 diabetes. Type...

  11. Audit of Diabetes Care

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    Audit of Diabetes Care, See also the separate articles Audit and Audit Cycle , Management of Type 1 Diabetes and Management of Type 2 Diabetes...

  12. Diabetes and Intercurrent Illness

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    Diabetes and Intercurrent Illness, Written information on sick-day rules should be kept with these, such as those available at the Diabetes UK website [ 1 ] . Patients on oral hyp...

  13. Precautions for Patients with Diabetes Undergoing Surgery

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    Precautions for Patients with Diabetes Undergoing Surgery, Introduction [ 1 ] There is a rising incidence and prevalence of diabetes mellitus. About 50% of people w...

  14. Diabetes with Hypertension

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    Diabetes with Hypertension, Patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus have a considerably higher risk of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality and are disproportionately affected by ca...

  15. Tests for Blood Sugar (Glucose) and HbA1c

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    See the separate leaflets called Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes for more details. Oral glucose tolerance test This test is not now usually u...

  16. Glucose Tolerance Test

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    What is type 2 diabetes? With type 2 diabetes, the illness and symptoms tend to develop gradually (over weeks or months). , diabetes i...

  17. Glucose Tolerance Tests

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    The most important concern for primary care practitioners is that they can identify those patients with frank type 1 or type 2 diabetes and be able to advise and mo...

  18. Insulin Regimens

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    CSII therapy is not recommended for the treatment of people with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Adults with type 1 diabetes NICE recommends: [ 7 ] Offer MDI basal-bo...

  19. Weight Loss (Unintentional)

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    (Weight loss in more advanced cancer is due to various combined factors.) Type 2 diabetes Type 2 diabetes occurs mainly in people aged ove...

  20. Hyperosmolar Hyperglycaemic State

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    Synonyms: hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic nonketotic coma (HONK), diabetic nonketotic coma, hyperosmolar nonketotic state, hyperosmolar nonketotic hyperglycaemia (HNKH) See also separate articles Com...