by SC Sharma , A Bhattacharyya Journal of Royal Society of Medicine 1998:Vol 91;34-5 Diabetic ketoacidosis can have devastating consequences if not managed promptly and effectively. Usually it is regarded as a complication of insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus. Here we report its development in two patients with longstanding non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus.
by ARPANDEV BHATTACHARYYA and PHILIP G. WILES Diabetes Annual, 1998; Chapter 12: pp 195-219. The diagnosis of diabetes mellitus places a burden not only on the diabetic patient, but also on his or her family. Restrictions, of varying intrusiveness, are placed on former habits and lifestyle, affecting both patient and family. The spectre of long […]