What is included in patient education about insulin resistance?

Updated: Aug 07, 2019
  • Author: Samuel T Olatunbosun, MD, FACP, FACE; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Educate patients who have insulin resistance on the nature of the disease, treatment, risk of complications, and primary and/or secondary preventive measures, including adoption of a healthier lifestyle. Educate family members on various issues related to the management and screening of persons at risk.

For patient education information, see the Diabetes Center.

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