105 4 you gave the patient protein and carbs orally

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10:54You gave the patient protein and carbs orally. This was a good idea.© Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
11:04You provided patient education. This is correct. It is important to use everyopportunity to provide patient education.11:35You phoned the provider in order to discuss the patient.12:59A patient handoff was performed.In patients with diabetes, hypoglycemia, which occurs when blood glucosefalls to less than 70 mg/dL, can be caused by too much insulin, too littlefood, or excessive physical activity. Severe hypoglycemia occurs whenglucose levels are less than 40 mg/dL. Clinical signs and symptoms ofhypoglycemia may include sweating, tremor, tachycardia, palpitation,nervousness, hunger, and symptoms related to impaired CNS function,such as lightheadedness and confusion. Severe hypoglycemia mayproduce disoriented behavior, seizures, difficulty to arouse from sleep, orloss of consciousness. Immediate treatment varies depending on thepatient's location and level of consciousness; oral carbohydrates,glucagon (IM), or dextrose 50% in water may be given.You got 95%© Wolters Kluwer Health | Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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