Chapter 11. Management of Diabetes During Surgery and Other Illnesses

  1. Peter J. Watkins1,
  2. Stephanie A. Amiel2,
  3. Simon L. Howell3 and
  4. Eileen Turner4

Published Online: 30 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch11

Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition

Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition

How to Cite

Watkins, P. J., Amiel, S. A., Howell, S. L. and Turner, E. (2003) Management of Diabetes During Surgery and Other Illnesses, in Diabetes and its Management, Sixth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470760277.ch11

Author Information

  1. 1

    King's College Hospital, London

  2. 2

    King's College, London

  3. 3

    King's College, London

  4. 4

    King's College Hospital, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405107259

Online ISBN: 9780470760277

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Keywords:

  • surgery;
  • glycaemic control;
  • stress hormone release;
  • cortisol;
  • epinephrine

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Summary

  • Effects of Surgery on Diabetes Control

  • Effects of Uncontrolled Diabetes in Surgery

  • Non-Metabolic Complications of Diabetes in Surgery

  • Insulin Replacement for Surgery in Type 1 Diabetes

  • Surgery in Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus

  • Home Management of Illness