Insulin therapy in the management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
Maureen Wallymahmed Nurse consultant, Aintree Hospitals NHS Trust, Liverpool
This article describes the role of insulin therapy in the management of patients with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. It outlines the different types of insulin available, insulin regimens and the key role of nurses in patient education.
Nursing Standard. 21, 6,50-56. doi: 10.7748/ns2006.10.21.6.50.c6375
Published in print: 18 October 2006Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review