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Insulin Therapy Center

Insulin Therapy for Diabetes: Diabetes in Control answers key questions about the uses and challenges of insulin in diabetes management, including:
– How insulin is used to treat diabetes
– How/when a healthcare professional should consider insulin therapy for diabetes patients
– What a healthcare professional needs to know about making insulin therapy safe and effective

A Review of Insulin Errors

This week we have a review adapted from information provided by Novo Nordisk of the most common insulin errors which include: Clinician errors Self-administration errors Self-monitoring errors Improper insertion techniques Bad drawing-up procedure Insulin timing Using the wrong insulin Miscalculating insulin sensitivity factor Using an incorrect carbohydrate ratio Not checking …

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Insulin the Basics

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Insulin the Basics  Starting on insulin can be difficult and confusing for your patients. This handout will provide some basics your patients need to know that are sometimes missed in diabetes education. Share this with your patients on insulin. Insulin – The Basics (pdf) 

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