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The role of a school nurse in the care of a child with diabetes mellitus type 1 - the perspectives of patients and their parents: Literature review

1 Introduction Type 1 diabetes mellitus (T1DM) is one of the most common chronic incurable diseases of the developmental age in Europe ( 1 ). The treatment of T1DM includes insulin therapy with the insulin dose individually adjusted, self-monitoring, proper nutrition, physical activity and health education ( 2 ). Children and adolescents with T1DM should attend public educational institutions ( 3 , 4 ). Therefore, properly organised diabetes care for a child with T1DM at school or preschool is very important for the proper individual and social

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E-healthcare for diabetes mellitus type 2 patients – a randomised controlled trial in Slovenia

1 Introduction Diabetes mellitus (DM), defined as a “group of common metabolic disorders that share the phenotype of hyperglycaemia”, is a very relevant and growing public health problem in all developed countries. Among the most important treatment goals for adults with diabetes are: good glycaemic control (HbA1c<7.0% and fewer hyperglycaemia symptoms), regulation of blood pressure and serum lipids, prevention of complications, and patient education about DM, nutrition and exercise. The measurement of glycated haemoglobin and self-monitoring of blood

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Diabetic Patients Who are Amateur Divers

REFERENCES 1. Zalecenia PTD. 2017 Guidelines on the management of diabetic patients. A position of Diabetes Poland. Clin Diabet. 2017;6, Suppl. A: A1–A80; 2. Rutkowski M, Bandosz P, Czupryniak L, Gaciong Z, Solnica B, Jasiel-Wojculewicz H, et al. Prevalence of diabetes and impaired fasting glucose in Poland--the NATPOL 2011 Study. Diabet Med. 2014 Dec;31(12):1568-71; 3. Hazel J. SCUBA diving: ADS position statement. 1994; 4. Edge CJ, St Leger Dowse M, Bryson P. Scuba diving with diabetes mellitus--the UK experience 1991-2001. Undersea

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Patients' adherence to treatment of diabetes mellitus

Health Care Costs in an Older Population with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: A Longitudinal Cohort Study. Clin Ther 2003; 25: 2958-71. Krapek K, King K, Warren SS, George KG, Caputo DA, Mihelich K et al. Medication adherence and associated hemoglobin A1c in type 2 diabetes. Ann Pharmacother 2004; 38: 1357-62. Vermeire E, Hearnshaw H, Van Royen P, Denekens J. Patient adherence to treatment: three decades of research. A comprehensive review. J Clin Pharm Ther 2001; 26 : 331-342. Roter DR, Hall JA

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Quality of care for patients with diabetes mellitus type 2 in ‘model practices’ in Slovenia – first results

1 Introduction Ageing of the population, increasing prevalence of diabetes mellitus 2 (DM2) and costs of diabetes care stress the need for effective and quality care that should be at least partly managed at the primary level, because it is cost effective and more accessible than at the secondary level (1) . Several studies found that the recommended clinical practice guidelines were not adequately followed in diabetes patients (2 - 4) , although the process of care and intermediate outcomes have improved in the past decade (4) . Thereafter, a range of

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Implementing quality indicators for diabetes and hypertension in family medicine in Slovenia

, Mlakar M. Quality of care for patients with diabetes mellitus type 2 in ‘model practices’ in Slovenia – first results. Zdr Varst 2016; 55: 179-84. Petek D Mlakar M. Quality of care for patients with diabetes mellitus type 2 in ‘model practices’ in Slovenia – first results Zdr Varst 2016 55 179 84 24 Heneghan C, Perera R, Mant D, Glasziou P. Hypertension guideline recommendations in general practice: awareness, agreement, adoption, and adherence. Br J Gen Pract 2007; 57: 948-52. 10.3399/096016407782604965 Heneghan C Perera R Mant D Glasziou P. Hypertension

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Burden of Type 2 Diabetes from the Healthcare Payer Perspective in Slovenia / Breme Sladkorne Bolezni Tipa 2 S Stališča Plačnika Zdravstvenega Varstva V Sloveniji

MJ, de Zeeuw D. The economic benefits of preventing end-stage renal disease in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2009; 10: 2975-2983. 20. ParraMoncasi E, Arenas Jiménez MD, Alonso M et al. Multicentre study of haemodialysis costs. Nefrologia 2011; 31: 299-307. 21. Villa G, Rodríguez-Carmona A, Fernández-Ortiz L et al. Cost analysis of the Spanish renal replacement therapy programme. Nephrol Dial Transplant 2011; 26: 3709-3714. 22. Haller M, Gutjahr G, Kramar R, Harnoncourt F, Oberbauer R

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Concentrations of selected metals (Na, K, Ca, Mg, Fe, Cu, Zn, Al, Ni, Pb, Cd) in coffee

://telegraph.co.uk/travel/maps-and-graphics/countries-that-drink-the-most-coffee/ 22 Ranheim T, Halvorsen B. Coffee consumption and human health-beneficial or detrimental? Mechanisms for effects of coffee consumption on different risk factors for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2005;49:274-84. doi: 10.1002/mnfr.200400109. 10.1002/mnfr.200400109 15704241 Ranheim T Halvorsen B Coffee consumption and human health-beneficial or detrimental? Mechanisms for effects of coffee consumption on different risk factors for cardiovascular disease and type 2 diabetes mellitus Mol Nutr Food Res 2005 49 274

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An exploration of diabetic foot screening procedures data by a multiple correspondence analysis

1 Introduction Diabetes mellitus is a chronic metabolic disorder affecting 8-11% of the general population ( 1 ). It is one of the major public health problems worldwide, including Slovenia ( 2 ). The disease is characterized by elevated blood sugar levels, which damage blood vessel walls, ultimately leading to end-organ injury. The financial burden of diabetes treatment and its complications is enormous ( 3 ). Gangrene and amputation are among the most feared complications of diabetes. More than 50% of all non-traumatic amputations are performed on

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Support Group for Parents Coping with Children with Type 1 Diabetes / Skupina Za Starše Kot Podpora Družinam Pri Soočanju Z Otrokovo Sladkorno Boleznijo Tipa 1

new cases 2005-20: a multicentre prospective registration study. Lancet 2009; 373: 2027-33. 7. Bratina N, editor. Sladkorčki: vse, kar ste želeli vedeti o sladkorni bolezni. Ljubljana: Društvo za pomoč otrokom s presnovnimi motnjami, 2012. 8. DCCT Research Group. The effect of intensive treatment of diabetes on the development and progression of long-term complications in insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. N Engl J Med 1993; 329: 977-86. 9. Delamater AM. Psychological care of children and adolescents with diabetes

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