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The Art and Science of Diabetes Care and Education, 6th Edition

A comprehensive resource for diabetes care and education specialists, nurses, nutritionists, dietitians, and pharmacists, and the core resource for those preparing for the certified diabetes care and education specialist exam.

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The Art and Science of Diabetes Care and Education, sixth edition, is your complete resource that provides the core knowledge and skills required to provide person-centered care and education to persons with diabetes and related chronic diseases. The Art and Science is a must for everyone preparing for the Certified Diabetes Care and Education Specialist exam.

The Art and Science is available for purchase as an e-book or printed book.

Associate Editors:
Susan Cornell, BS, PharmD, CDCES, FAPhA, FADCES
David K. Miller, RN, MSEd, BSN, CDCES, FADCES
Patti Urbanski, MEd, RD, LD, CDCES
Table of Contents
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About the Editors
Chapter 1: Diabetes Care and Education: Rich Past, Challenging Present, Promising Future
Chapter 2: The Diabetes Self-Management Education Process
Chapter 3: Theoretical and Behavioral Approaches to the Self-Management of Health
Chapter 4: Healthy Coping
Chapter 5: Health Eating
Chapter 6: Being Active
Chapter 7: Taking Medication
Chapter 8: Monitoring
Chapter 9: Reducing Risks
Chapter 10: Problem Solving
Chapter 11: Diabetes Education Program Management
Chapter 12: Transitional Care
Chapter 13: Pathophysiology of the Metabolic Disorder
Chapter 14: Type 1 Diabetes Throughout the Lifes Span
Chapter 15: Type 2 Diabetes Throughout the Lifes Span
Chapter 16: Nutrition Therapy
Chapter 17: Pharmacotherapy for Glucose Management
Chapter 18: Monitoring: Glucose
Chapter 19: Therapy Intensification: Pattern Management and Technology
Chapter 20: Pharmacotherapy: Dyslipidemia and Hypertension in Persons With Diabetes
Chapter 21: Dietary Supplements and Diabetes: A Focus on Complementary Health Approaches
Chapter 22: Complementary Health Approaches and Diabetes Care
Chapter 23: Acute Hyperglycemia
Chapter 24: Pregnancy With Diabetes
Chapter 25: Cardiovascular Complications of Diabetes
Chapter 26: Eye Disease Related to Diabetes
Chapter 27: Diabetes-Related Kidney Disease
Chapter 28: Diabetes-Related Neuropathies
Appendix: Insulin Pump Therapy and Automated Insulin Delivery Systems





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page 2, col 1, line 24: Type 2 Diabetes is the most common form of diabetes.

pages 626, 642: Figure 20.1, Figure 20.2


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