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What Nurses Know...Diabetes
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What Nurses Know...Diabetes

Publication Year: 2010
Edition: 1
Authors/Editor: Mertig, Rita Girouard
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
ISBN: 978-1-932-60398-9
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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.

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  • Publisher: Springer Publishing Company
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Mertig, Rita Girouard
  • ISBN: 978-1-932-60398-9
  • Specialty:
    General Interest Nursing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1
  • Pages: 312
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2010

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