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Old 06-01-2014
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Hey,

This is rather very confusing topic. Can anyone please elaborate and just sum up everything related to Insulin/DM medication adjustments in:
-Preop
-Postop
-Inhospital admission
-During Labor
-During CS
-Any other special requirements

When to use Basal bolus, or when to use sliding scale or infusions etc. This will surely help a lot.

Also, somewhere it says u should decrease the dose by 1/3rd, in some places it says only stick to Fingerglucose and subq insulin. AHHHH! Its confusing as hell!

I would greatly appreciate any help! Thanks!
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anyone?

You got to be kidding me? So its not only me who has a problem with these issues? Thats a relief!
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