Cardiovascular Pathology - Case 1 - Part 5

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Comprehensive Case Materials


Using all of the information you have gathered from the chart, prepare a presentation about this case as you would for attending rounds with a concise summary of the history, physical findings, labs and x-rays. Your presentation should be 5 to 7 minutes long. Give your facilitator a copy of your presentation after you present.

Answer these questions in your report:

1. Discuss the diagnosis and management of insulin dependent Diabetes Mellitus.

2. Discuss the mechanism of accelerated atherosclerosis including glycosylation of proteins and lipids.

3. What are the incidence of amputations and peripheral vascular disease in DM?

4.Describe the increased risk of infection in DM.

5. What is the treatment of an infected graft?

6. What populations are at increased risk for DM in the U.S.?

7. What are the EKG findings in Myocardial Infarction?