Goals of care in the frail and elderly patient with diabetes should focus on symptom management rather than preventing long-term complications. Speaking at the Australia Diabetes Educators Association (ADEA) Queensland branch conference on the Gold Coast, Associate Professor Paul Varghese said diabetes care should be stripped back for many elderly people and especially for those ...
Type 2 diabetes
Relax the goals for the very old and frail
By Mardi Chapman
25 Apr 2018