184.108.40.206.220.127.116.11 HYPERosmolar coma (Polyuria, thirst, neurologic abnormalities, stupor)
18.104.22.168.22.214.171.124.1 Be prepared to treat hypoclycemnia, immediately give carbohydrates
in the form of fruit juice, hard candy & honey): if UNCONSCIOUS,
maintain safety until administered I.V.
6 Type 2 diabetes
6.1 ATI: Rosiglitazone (Advandia) What should nurse monitor for?
6.1.1 "Swollen Ankles"
126.96.36.199 Rational: Rosiglitazone can lead to fluid retention, exacerbation of heart failure, and an increased incidence of angina & myofarction.
7 PROPER FOOT CARE
7.1 Wear clean socks daily,
Fited for shoes late in the
day when feet are swollen
require a larger shoe,
Should not be barefoot at
anytime, Keep feet dry &