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Axia College Material Appendix F Type I and Type II Diabetes What are the differences between Type I and Type II diabetes? By completing this chart, you will create an easy-to-read reference that will help you understand how the two forms of diabetes mellitus differ. Use Ch. 13 of the text in addition to the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Web site at http://www.diabetes.org/about-diabetes.jsp to find details about the two types of diabetes. Diabetes Mellitus Matrix Form of Diabetes Age of Onset Defects in Insulin & Effects on Glucose Metabolism Risk Factors Type I: Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) Before the age of 30
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Unformatted text preview: This is the most serious, type I diabetes cause the patient to have to get multiple insulin injections daily. Dehydration if suffering from glycosuria or Diabetic coma, Diet changes can be introduced and the doctors can proper educate the patient how to give themselves the shots they will need and how to check their blood sugar. Type II: Noninsulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (NIDDM) After the age of 45 Type II is more common with obesity patients, and can be controlled with some weight loss. Dehydration if suffering from glycosuria or Diabetic coma, Diet change, and maybe even a surgery to help with the weight loss. HCA 240...
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