Benchmark Assignment: Evidence-Based Practice Project—Paper on Diabetes
Due Date: Sep 11, 2016 23:59:59 Max Points: 125
Identify a research or evidence-based article that focuses comprehensively on a specific intervention or new diagnostic tool for the treatment of diabetes in adults or children.
In a paper of 750-1,000 words, summarize the main idea of the research findings for a specific patient population. Research must include clinical findings that are current, thorough, and relevant to diabetes and the nursing practice.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
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Managing diabetes through artificial pancreas Institutional affiliation Name Date In their paper titled The Artificial Pancreas: Current Status and Prospects in the Management of Diabetes, Peyser, Dassau, Breton and & Skyler (2014) discuss about the advancement made in the making of artificial devices to help manage diabetes. The paper alludes to improvements in insulin pumps, insulin, and systems to monitor glucose as factors that have enabled the present environment to develop artificial pancreas devices. The most important aspects of the paper are the two approaches to closed-loop control of gl