William H. Presentation R. His diabetes is complicated by hypoglycemia unawareness. His last episode of hypoglycemia with loss of consciousness was at age He also has proliferative diabetic retinopathy treated with laser in , gastroparesis treated with a low-fat diet and cisapride Propulsid , and painful peripheral polyneuropathy.
Applying my learning - Case study 1 | Diabetes | RCN
Mrs Patel is an 89 year old widow. She has been living in a nursing home for the past 2 years because her family have been unable to cope with her nursing needs following a stroke in , which has affected her right side and her speech. Mrs Patel is unable to manage the normal activities of daily living. She was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes 20 years ago.
Diabetes Diabetes is a disease in which your blood glucose, or blood sugar, levels are too high. Glucose comes from the foods you eat. Insulin is a hormone that helps the glucose get into your cells to give them energy.
I have to get up several times a night to go to the bathroom. My mom and dad think I must be losing weight. Albumin 3. Coke 1 12oz kcal