Michael Laidlaw

Focus on Diabetes Health: Types of diabetes

Case: HM is a 38-year-old man who has had three weeks of frequent urination, excessive thirst and weight loss of 15 pounds. He is seen in the emergency room and told that his blood ...

Focus on Diabetes Health: Diabetes and the feet

Case: HJ is a 62-year-old woman who has had type 2 diabetes for 12 years. Her average blood glucose is 220. She has had three toe amputations and now has an infection on her right ...