Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/12

Click to flip

12 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
What is the diagnostic test for Diabetes?
Fasting Blood Glucose
Which diagnostic test for diabetes is used with pregnant women?
Oral glucose tolerance test
What are you looking for in a urine test with diabetes?
Ketones, Renal function, and Glucose
What diagnostic test determines if the Diabetes is Type 1 or Type 2?
ICA
What is the most common complication of diabetes?
Cardiovascular Disease
What vision changes are expected with hypo/hyperglycemia?
Hypo-double vision
Hyper-Blurred vision
What eye and vision complication is common with Diabetics?
Retinopathy-nonproliferative and proliferative
What is the difference between nonproliferative and proliferative retinopathy?
nonproliferative has poor circulation and fatty deposits
proliferative has growth of new vessels that are thin and bleed easily
What is diabetic neuropathy?
Progressive deterioration of nerves resulting in loss of nerve function
Develops into generalized weakness
S&S- dysphagia, heartburn, constipation
What is diabetic nephropathy?
decreased kidney function leading to renal disease
What are the parameters of diabetic ketoacidosis?
1. hyperosmolarity
2. metabolic acidosis
3. extracellular dehydration
4. electrolyte imbalance
What are the symptoms of DKA?
Polyuria, Polydypsia, Polyphagia