Diabetes

Diabetes and Foot Care Recommendations

Diabetes and Foot Care Recommendations

American Diabetes Association (ADA) Standards of Care 2024: 1. Perform a comprehensive foot evaluation at least annually to identify risk factors for ulcers and amputations. 2. The examination should include inspection of the skin, assessment of foot deformities, neurological assessment (10-g monofilament testing with at least one other assessment: pinprick, ... Read More
Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes

Insulin Therapy in Type 2 Diabetes

ADA Standards of Care 2024 1. Many adults with type 2 diabetes eventually require and benefit from insulin therapy. The progressive nature of type 2 diabetes should be regularly and objectively explained to individuals with diabetes, and clinicians should avoid using insulin as a threat or describing it as a ... Read More