Paragraphs 3-1 through 3-11.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
Define diabetes mellitus.
Identify the factors that increase the risk of
Define Type I and Type II diabetes.
Identify the signs, symptoms, and treatment of
Define insulin shock and identify the signs,
symptoms, and treatment for insulin shock.
Identify the causes, signs, symptoms, and
treatment for hyperglycemia and ketoacidosis.
Identify characteristics of these diabetic health
problems: vascular disturbances, visual
problems, neuropathy, and infection.
After completing the assignment, complete the
exercises of this lesson. These exercises will help you
to achieve the lesson objectives.