T1DM Management

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Biphasic Insulin Secretion
Phase 1- Rapid onset 10 minutes and Phase 2 prolonged plateau lasting as long as hyperglycaemia persists
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Aim of insulin management
Recreate physiological profile using basal bolus, mixed insulins, pumps
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Role of basal bolus
Allows the presence of background insulin with short peaks for a meal
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Glucose monitors use
regular finger ***** testing, used post meal and before driving
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Honeymoon period
Over use of insulin that amount actual needed which is 0.5-1 kg/unit/kg/day
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Types of insulin
Long-acting, intermediate, Short acting
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Insulin regimes
Twice daily mix insulin, basal bolus regime
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Other treatments
Pancreatic or insulin transplantation, Pumps for continuous s/c insulin infusion
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Recreate physiological profile using basal bolus, mixed insulins, pumps

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Aim of insulin management

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Allows the presence of background insulin with short peaks for a meal

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Card 4

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regular finger ***** testing, used post meal and before driving

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Over use of insulin that amount actual needed which is 0.5-1 kg/unit/kg/day

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