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DIABETES+stu+spr+_11+gk - Diabetes Mellitus Diabetes...

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Diabetes Mellitus 1 Developed by Gail P. A. Kauwell, PhD, RD, LDN Updated by Gail P. A. Kauwell, PhD, RD, LDN & Anne Mathews, PhD, RD HUN 4446 – Fall 2011 Diabetes Mellitus Compare normal structure and function of the endocrine pancreas to the changes that occur in type 1 diabetes mellitus. Describe the etiology, symptoms, clinical findings and pathophysiology associated with type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes mellitus Objectives gestational diabetes mellitus. Describe the diagnostic tests/procedures and intervention strategies (i.e., medical, surgical, pharmacologic, nutritional) used to treat/manage diabetes mellitus. Differentiate between type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus based on etiology, symptoms, clinical findings, laboratory data, diagnostic tests, pathophysiology and medical/surgical, pharmacological and nutritional management. Relate the signs, symptoms, clinical findings, laboratory data, diagnostic tests, and medical, surgical, pharmacologic and nutritional interventions to the underlying pathophysiology of type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Interpret the results of laboratory/diagnostic tests Objectives Interpret the results of laboratory/diagnostic tests. Recommend appropriate nutritional management for patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus based on information presented in case studies. Select appropriate medical, pharmacologic and/or surgical interventions for patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes mellitus, including adjustments to insulin regimens, based on information presented in case studies.
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