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Spotlight on type 2 diabetes

McCARRON, KIM RN, CRNP, MS; RIEBEL, TENA BSN

Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!:
doi: 10.1097/01.NME.0000334105.50855.c8
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Abstract

Type 2 diabetes is a recognized epidemic in the United States. We tell you what you need to know to help your patients.

In Brief

Type 2 diabetes is the most common form of diabetes mellitus, generally affecting those over the age of 30. We shine the spotlight on this growing epidemic.

Author Information

Associate Professor, Towson University • Towson, Md. (McCARRON)

Nurse Clinician, Johns Hopkins Hospital • Baltimore, Md. (RIEBEL)

The authors have disclosed that they have no significant relationships with or financial interest in any commercial companies that pertain to this educational activity.

© 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.