Chapter 5. Diabetes and the Surgical Patient

  1. Paula Holt

Published Online: 6 MAY 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470749746.ch5

Diabetes in Hospital: A Practical Approach for Healthcare Professionals

Diabetes in Hospital: A Practical Approach for Healthcare Professionals

How to Cite

Holt, P. (2009) Diabetes and the Surgical Patient, in Diabetes in Hospital: A Practical Approach for Healthcare Professionals, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470749746.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAY 2009
  2. Published Print: 23 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470723548

Online ISBN: 9780470749746

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Keywords:

  • diabetes-related factors;
  • neuroendocrine stress response;
  • non-ketotic acidosis (HONK);
  • diabetes care, management and control;
  • gastrointestinal tract disorders;
  • gastroparesis;
  • glycaemic control;
  • bowel management;
  • intraoperative insulin requirements

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Aims of the chapter

  • Risk of surgery

  • Case study: Julie

  • Surgery in different types of diabetes

  • Conclusion