2 to 5 g of a simple carbohydrate.
10 to 15 g of a simple carbohydrate.
18 to 20 g of a simple carbohydrate.
25 to 30 g of a simple carbohydrate.
Related to bone demineralization resulting in pathologic fractures
Related to exhaustion secondary to an accelerated metabolic rate
Related to edema and dry skin secondary to fluid infiltration into the interstitial spaces
Related to tetany secondary to a decreased serum calcium level
Encourage the client to ask questions about personal sexuality.
Provide time for privacy.
Provide support for the spouse or significant other.
Suggest referral to a sex counselor or other appropriate professional.
At least once a week
At least three times a week
At least five times a week
Increased appetite and weight loss
Puffiness of the face and hands
Nervousness and tremors
Thyroid gland swelling