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Supplement Article  |   December 1999
Procedures and lifestyle changes that can enhance the lives of diabetic patients
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Supplement Article   |   December 1999
Procedures and lifestyle changes that can enhance the lives of diabetic patients
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, December 1999, Vol. 99, S1-S3. doi:10.7556/jaoa.1999.99.12.S1
The Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, December 1999, Vol. 99, S1-S3. doi:10.7556/jaoa.1999.99.12.S1
Abstract

This article emphasizes to primary care physicians the importance of maintaining a diabetic patient's blood sugar level within the normal range. Additionally, it aims to impress on those who care for diabetic patients some of the adverse consequences of surgical and dental procedures that can be avoided by proper precautionary measures taken before the procedures.