Diabetic Case Study

Jun 18th, 2015
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Read the following case study regarding a diabetic patient and complete the associated questions. You may work together with a partner and as you complete the assignment you will come to “Hands~on time-out” sections. These sections are meant to allow for clinical application of topics discussed. Equipment needed for each section will be provided. You will be expected to demonstrate the skill and provide patient teaching. Following the case study you must complete a Nursing Care Plan on the patient presented in the case study. This care plan will be required to be turned in to your instructor via email by Friday, March 18, 2011. Objectives: 1. Describe the pathophysiologic processes of diabetes as they relate to patients cared for in the clinical/patient care environment. 2. Relate basic concepts of diabetes when using the nursing process and clinical judgment in the clinical/patient care environment. 3. Relate basic concepts of diabetes when providing nursing care in the clinical/pat

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The Pennsylvania State University116 Nursing LabMarch 15-16 2011Diabetic Case StudyInstructions: Read the following case study regarding a diabetic patient and complete the associatedquestions. You may work together with a partner and as you complete the assignment you will come toHands~on time-out sections. These sections are meant to allow for clinical application of topicsdiscussed. Equipment needed for each section will be provided. You will be expected to demonstrate the skilland provide patient teaching. Following the case study you must complete a Nursing Care Plan on thepatient presented in the case study. This care plan will be required to be turned in to your instructor viaemail by Friday, March 18, 2011.Objectives:1.2.3.4.Describe the pathophysiologic processes of diabetes as they relate to patients cared for inthe clinical/patient care environment.Relate basic concepts of diabetes when using the nursing process and clinical judgmentin the clinical/patient care environment.Relate basic concepts of diabetes when providing nursing care in the clinical/patientcare environment.Apply the nursing process to the care of a diabetic patient.Case Presentation:A.B. is a retired 69-year-old man with a 5-year history of type 2 diabetes. Although he wasdiagnosed in 1997, he had symptoms indicating hyperglycemia for 2 years before diagnosis. Hehad fasting blood glucose records indicating values of 118127 mg/dl, which were described tohim as i

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