9781580401234

Practical Carbohydrate Counting

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  • ISBN13:

    9781580401234

  • ISBN10:

    1580401236

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2003-06-04
  • Publisher: American Diabetes Association
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Summary

Demystify this critical meal-planning technique. Learn how to identify patterns throwing off a patient's blood sugar, as well as calculate insulin to CHO ratios and adapt to combination therapy and insulin pump delivery.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments iv
The Case for Carbohydrate Counting
1(5)
Carbohydrate Counting Defined
2(1)
Who Should Learn Carbohydrate Counting?
2(2)
Educator Skills and Time
4(1)
Helpful Carbohydrate Counting Teaching Tools
5(1)
Basic Carbohydrate Counting
6(15)
The Nuts and Bolts
6(9)
Case Studies
15(6)
Advanced Carbohydrate Counting
21(16)
The Nuts and Bolts
21(11)
Case Studies
32(5)
Advanced Carbohydrate Counting Using an Insulin Pump
37(5)
The Nuts and Bolts
37(1)
Case Study
38(4)
Special Considerations and Situations
42(6)
Access to Diabetes Educators/Registered Dietitians
48(1)
References 49(2)
Appendices 51(7)
1. Glycemic Control for People with Diabetes
51(1)
2. How Much Carbohydrate to Eat and When?
52(1)
3. Carbohydrate Counting Resources
53(2)
4. Record Keeping Form
55(1)
5. Carbohydrate Counting Teaching Checklist
56(1)
6. How Much Carbohydrate Is Needed?
57(1)
Index 58

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