Practical management of diabetic patient during ramadan

Samia Amin, Hussain R. Saadi

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Abstract

The fasting period of Ramadan among Muslims requires specific attention particularly for diabetic patient. To limit detrimental activities associated with diabetes which incorporates major risk during fasting, health education, regular glucose monitoring and adjustment of treatment regimens should be standardized weeks prior to Ramadan. This brief review will provide an updated and recommended management of diabetes during Ramadan.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)42-44
Number of pages3
JournalThe Malaysian Journal of Nursing
Volume8
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 2017
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Ramadan
  • fasting
  • diabetic
  • management

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