Chapter 12. Management During Surgical Procedures

  1. Trisha Dunning RN, MEd, PhD, CDE, FRCNA

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774649.ch12

Care of People with Diabetes: A Manual of Nursing Practice

Care of People with Diabetes: A Manual of Nursing Practice

How to Cite

Dunning, T. (2003) Management During Surgical Procedures, in Care of People with Diabetes: A Manual of Nursing Practice, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774649.ch12

Author Information

  1. Professor Director Endocrinology and Diabetes Nursing Research and Clinical Nurse Consultant, Diabetes Education, St Vincent's Hospital and University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 27 FEB 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101110

Online ISBN: 9780470774649

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Keywords:

  • metabolic stress;
  • blood glucose;
  • diabetes;
  • hydration;
  • abdominal emergency

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Key points

  • Rationale

  • Introduction

  • Aims of management

  • Preoperative nursing care

  • Major procedures

  • Postoperative nursing responsibilities

  • Minor procedures

  • Emergency procedures