Complete Head-to-Toe Physical Assessment Cheat Sheet - Nurseslabs
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The NewsLine: December 2011
Insulin glargine (Lantus) is a long-acting basal insulin analogue, given once daily to help control the blood sugar level of those with diabetes. It consists of microcrystals that slowly release insulin, giving a long duration of action of 18 to 26 hours. http://www.endotext.org/diabetes/diabetes17/diabetesframe17.htm
Idealized insulin time-action profiles after subcutaneous injection of insulin aspart, insulin lispro, insulin glulisine, regular insulin, NPH insulin, insulin detemir, and insulin glargine.
Thyroid disease stands to be one of the most overlooked diseases of our time and some say misogyny is at the root of the misinformation.
Leukemia~ I had CML. Chronic Myeloid Leukemia. After 1 1/2 yrs of treatment, I was in remission. It came back and currently I am back in remission. Being a nurse can sometimes be a problem, over/under diagnosing myself. The love & support from family & friends made me realize how important every day really is.
Cushing's syndrome - symptoms, causes, diagnosis and treatment
Hgb and Hct for Hydration Status. Hematocrit Normal Values: Male 40.7% to 50.3% Females 36.1% to 44.3% Overhydration ~ Low Hematocrit Dehydration ~ High Hematocrit Hemoglobin Normal Values: Male: 13.8 to 17.2 gm/dL Female: 12.1 to 15.1 gm/dL Overhydration ~ Lower than normal Dehydration ~ Higher than normal