insulinotherapy

insulinotherapy

(in″sŭ-lin-ŏ-ther′ă-pē) [ insulin + therapy]
Treatment with insulin.
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Patient number n = 55 Sex Men n = 34 (61.8%) Women n = 21 (38.2%) Type of diabetes Type 1 n = 8 (15.5%) Type 2 n = 47 (85.5%) Age (years), mean ([+ or -] SD *) 66.7 ([+ or -] 9.59) Duration of diabetes 18.1 ([+ or -] 13.29) (years), mean ([+ or -]SD) HbA1c, mean ([+ or -]SD) 7.4% ([+ or -] 1.25) Insulinotherapy n = 20 (36%) High blood pressure n = 34 (61.8%) Dyslipidemia n = 14 (25%) Nephropathy n = 15 (27%) Macroangiopathy n = 2 (3.6%) Sleep apnea syndrome n = 2 (3.6%) * SD: standard deviation.
Practical approach to insulinotherapy. MedUNAB 2006; 9:51-57]
Key words: Diabetes mellitus type 2, insuline, insulinotherapy.