Diabetes

 

Conditions looked after by this department

  • Type 1 diabetes / diabetes of the young
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Pregnancy associated diabetes

Other conditions associated with diabetes:

  • Eye disease / retinopathy
  • Foot disease / nerve or blood vessel damage and ulcers
  • Kidney disease / microalbuminuria and nephropathy
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Cardiovascular risk management
  • Cholesterol and lipid problems

Diabetes services provide:

  • Pre-conception care
  • Diabetes Antenatal clinic
  • Intensive treatment clinics
  • Adolescent / Young adult clinics
  • Continuous subcutaneous insulin infusions (insulin pumps)
  • Patient education, DAFNE
  • Clinical psychology

Further Information

For more information on diabetes for patients please see Diabetes UK 

For more information on diabetes for doctors please see the Diabetesbible