Tag: glucose

NCLEX Question Review – NPH Insulin

Hello guys welcome again to another NCLEX question review. Today a client is taking Humulin NPH insulin daily every morning the nurse instructs the client that the most likely time for hypoglycemic reaction to occur is: Option A ) Two to four hours after administration, option B) 4 to 12 hours after administration, option C)…

By Jose Scott January 20, 2020 0

Insulin – Wirkung und Funktion

Insulin is a hormone for blood sugar regulation It is formed in special cells of the pancreas The T-shaped insulin receptors (violet) are activated by insulin (green) A signal chain activates transport proteins Transport proteins promote the absorption of glucose into muscle tissue These glucose transporters GLUT4 (orange) bring glucose (yellow) into the cell The…

By Jose Scott January 19, 2020 0

PostCare™ Diabetes Center: Injecting Insulin

This program will demonstrate injecting insulin. The goal is to inject the insulin into the subcutaneous tissue between the top layer of the skin, the dermis and the underlying muscle layer. The only concentration of insulin available in the United States is 100 units per milliliter. A milliliter is equal to a cubic centimeter. All…

By Jose Scott January 19, 2020 0

Insulin Synthesis and Secretion

This is the first video under the series Insulin and Diabetes Mellitus. Through this video, we will know how is insulin synthesized and how is it secreted from the beta cells Pancreas gland has exocrine acini and endocrine islet Insulin is secreted from the beta cells of pancreas situated at the centre of islet. Alpha…

By Jose Scott January 16, 2020 6