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Author Mertig, Rita G.

Title Nurses' guide to teaching diabetes self-management / Rita Girouard Mertig.

Imprint New York : Springer Pub., 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 308 pages)
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
data file rda
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Diabetes : the basics -- Treatment : medical nutrition management -- Treatment : physical activity -- Treatment : medication -- Glycemic control -- Chronic complications -- The healthcare professional as teacher -- Teaching and motivating children with diabetes and their parents -- Teaching and motivating adolescents and their parents -- Teaching and motivating adults -- Diabetes and mental illness -- Client noncompliance (nonadherence).
Note Print version record, electronic version viewed October 24, 2017.
Summary This is an optimistic and empowering approach to the daunting task of teaching diabetes patients to care for themselves. Written by a highly respected diabetes educator who has suffered with diabetes for 25 years, the guide provides the clinical and personal expertise that will help nurses and other health professionals to successfully teach diabetes self-management and compliance to adults, children, adolescents, and parents. The book contains a vast reservoir of information ranging from a thorough overview of diabetes and the physical and emotional toll of living with the disease to number o.
Subject Diabetes -- Nursing.
Patient education.
Self-care, Health.
Diabetes Mellitus -- therapy -- Nurses' Instruction.
Patient Education as Topic -- Nurses' Instruction.
Diabetes Mellitus -- psychology -- Nurses' Instruction.
Nurse-Patient Relations -- Nurses' Instruction.
Self Care -- psychology -- Nurses' Instruction.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Diabetes.
Diabetes -- Nursing. (OCoLC)fst00892175
Patient education. (OCoLC)fst01055007
Self-care, Health. (OCoLC)fst01111506
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Mertig, Rita G. Nurses' guide to teaching diabetes self-management. 2nd ed. New York : Springer Pub., 2012 9780826108272 (DLC) 2011036750 (OCoLC)750986079
ISBN 9780826108289 (electronic bk.)
0826108288 (electronic bk.)
9780826108272 (pbk.)
082610827X (pbk.)
6613532681 (ebk.)
9786613532688 (ebk.)
Standard No. 9786613532688
AU@ 000050212514
AU@ 000062475791
DEBBG BV040095157
DEBBG BV044188287
DEBSZ 493100075
NZ1 14694107
NZ1 15491732

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