Chapter_26_Answers - Chapter 26 Answers 1. HbA1c, measures...

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Chapter 26 Answers 1. HbA1c, measures 2-3 months of glucose control 2. high blood glucose creates an osmotic effect drawing water from tissues into urine (glycosuria), excess fluid spills into urine and increases volume of urine (polyuria) which leads to dehydration 3. damage to blood vessels by high glucose levels leads to poor circulation 4. early AM hyperglycemia developed in response to counter-regulatory hormones which increase glucose levels during overnight fast; increase HS snack and adjust PM intermediate insulin dose 5. total CHO is of grater concern than CHO source 6. to monitor blood glucose and asses for ketones which can cause fetal abnormalities 1. A. Native American B. Hispanic American C. African American 2. A. obesity B. family history C. ethnic background D. GDM; baby >10 lbs 3. A. infections B. ASHD C. microangiopathies D. neuropathy 4. A. tight blood glucose control B. optimal lipid levels C. blood pressure control D. health and well-being, growth and development E. prevent and treat complications
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course FACS 3370 taught by Professor Roofe during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Arkansas.

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Chapter_26_Answers - Chapter 26 Answers 1. HbA1c, measures...

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