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date: 01 October 2020

Diabetes mellitus 34

Respiratory 36

Neurological and neuromuscular disorders 38

Cardiovascular conditions 42

Arthritis 48

Female athlete triad 49

▶▶ For the management of hypoglycaemia and diabetic keto-acidosis (DKA) see p.92.

Diabetes is a chronic condition characterized by a lack of endogenous insulin. This results in chaotic blood glucose levels...

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