Nursing Care Plan – Diabetes Mellitus Type 2

Daisy Jane Antipuesto RN MN

Currently a Nursing Local Board Examination Reviewer. Subjects handled are Pediatric, Obstetric and Psychiatric Nursing. Previous work experiences include: Clinical instructor/lecturer, clinical coordinator (Level II), caregiver instructor/lecturer, NC2 examination reviewer and staff/clinic nurse. Areas of specialization: Emergency room, Orthopedic Ward and Delivery Room. Also an IELTS passer.

9 Responses

  1. rosemarie verceles says:

    can i have a NCP with intervention and rationale for DM type 2?

  2. preciousmarianne says:

    hi im precious marianne san miguel RN,RM,MAN, and PHDc i like this web site because it share the legibly info and complete details in any common dse and ect…….

  3. arsalan says:

    hi.i m arsalan student of BSc Nursing from liaquat national college of nursing at karachi.i like this web site because this web site keep us about update information

  4. Kenzo says:

    where can i find the pathophysiology of diabetes mellitus 2?

  5. Pete says:

    The cause for fatige:The cells are actually starving for their fuel source glucose, which they are unable to access due to the lack of or insufficient insuling production by the pancrease: Insulin opens up cell membrane channels and allows the cells to obtain glucose .Remember Polydipsia, Polyphagia, Polyuria….

  6. jen says:

    hi… may i ask about rationale on patients experiencing fatigue?

    • benjo says:

      is it for DM?

    • aidan says:

      its the viscosity of the blood due to hyperglycemia.. hence the blood flow won't be as smooth,, it will alter the tissue perfusion

    • mike says:

      the cells need glucose for metabolism. In DM, glucose is unable to enter the cell for metabolism because of insulin resistance or lack of insulin. in that case, cells are starved for glucose and cell cannot produce ATP (through metabolism) and thus fatigue occur because of lack of ATP produced.

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