The alcohol could cause pancreatic disease.
The alcohol could cause serious liver disease.
The alcohol could predispose you to hypoglycemia.
The alcohol could predispose you to hyperglycemia.
When the client is eating
Thirty minutes before meals
Fifteen minutes before meals
When the meal trays arrive on the floor
Instruct the client to label each vial with the date when opened.
Tell the client there is no need to keep additional vials.
Have the client place the insulin vials in the refrigerator.
Have the client discard the vials.
Use Humalog insulin for sliding scale coverage.
Metformin (Glucophage) 1000 mg per day in divided doses.
Administer regular insulin 30 minutes prior to meals.
Lantus insulin 20U BID.
“My cells have increased their receptors. but there is enough insulin.”
“My peripheral cells have increased sensitivity to insulin.”
“My beta cells cannot produce enough insulin for my cells.”
“My cells cannot use the insulin my pancreas makes.”
Enhancing quality of life.
Decreasing the chance of complications.
Improving self-care through education.
All of the above.
Physical exercise can slow the progression of diabetes mellitus.
Strenuous exercise is beneficial when the blood glucose is high.
Patients who take insulin and engage in strenuous physical exercise might experience hyperglycemia.
Adjusting insulin regimen allows for safe participation in all forms of exercise.
Induce hypoglycemia by decreasing insulin sensitivity.
Improve insulin sensitivity and decrease hyperglycemia.
Stimulate the beta cells of the pancreas to secrete insulin.
Decrease insulin sensitivity by enhancing glucose uptake.
Release insulin rapidly throughout the day to help control basal glucose.
Release insulin evenly throughout the day and control basal glucose levels.
Simplify the dosing and better control blood glucose levels during the day.
Cause hypoglycemia with other manifestation of other adverse reactions.