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Standards of Clinical Care

VISIT WITH A DOCTOR
  • Each 3-4 months.
VISIT WITH A DIETITIAN
  • Each 3-4 months.
VISIT WITH A DIABETES EDUCATOR
  • Each 3-4 months.
BLOOD GLUCOSE TESTING
  • Before meals and bedtime, at minimun.
  • The more you test, the better you'll do.
HGB A1C TEST
  • Each 3-4 months.
EYE CHECK FOR RETINOPHATY
  • Yearly in children 12 or older who have had diabetes for at least 5 years
URINE TEST FOR MICROALBUMINURIA
  • Yearly in children 12 or older who have had diabetes for at least 5 years
LIPID PROFILE
(Chorestelrol and Triglycerides)
  • Yearly.
HEIGHT AND MEASUREMENTS
  • Every visit.
Educational Treatment Unit
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