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Time to start insulin in general practice

Publication date: Wednesday, 12 September 2012
Contributor(s): Sandra Waddingham

General practices are under increasing pressure to initiate insulin in type 2 diabetes, as it would be more efficient for the health service and more convenient for most patients. There are many different approaches to starting insulin, but it is essential for practice nurses to work closely with patients and progress slowly to ensure successful and safe outcomes.

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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 9, Number 3, Jul-Aug-Sep 2012
Print edition page(s): 114-116
Contributor(s): Sandra Waddingham

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