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Diabetologists stress on right insulin practice

DNMUM429680 | 1/10/2019 | Author : DNA Correspondent | WC :162 | Health

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On Insulin Injection Day, city diabetologist highlighted the importance to know the correct technique of injecting insulin. Most diabetic patients are unaware of the complication that might arise due to wrong techniques, they say.
As per the recent data, over 60 per cent of the patients haven’t received education on how to give insulin shot correctly.
Dr Anushree Mehta, a diabetologist, said, “The right technique of insulin injection is crucial for patients to avoid complications. In 2017, the Forum for Injection Techniques & Therapy Expert Recommendations had emphasized the importance of good injection practices, barriers to insulin injection therapy and its preventive measures. It also included measures to enhance awa
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