What Nurses Know...Diabetes

Publication Year: 2010

Edition: 1

Authors/Editor: Mertig, Rita Girouard

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 978-1-93-260398-9

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Sheds new light on this disease from a trusted source: nurses.

In the US, 23.6 million people - 7.8 percent of the population - have diabetes. Diabetes can lead to serious complications, including blindness, kidney damage, cardiovascular disease, peripheral neuropathy and lower-limb amputations. People with diabetes can lower the occurrence of these and other diabetes complication by controlling blood glucose, blood pressure, and blood lipids.

This book will provide down-to-earth information and explain clearly what a reader needs to know and wants to know to understand about diabetes so they can move forward with their lives.


Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Mertig, Rita Girouard
ISBN: 978-1-93-260398-9
General Interest Nursing
Language: English
Edition: 1
Pages: 312
Year: 2010