DKA admission interventions

DKA admission interventions –
Q – We are looking for interventions for those who present a frequent basis to hospital with DKA. Often young, what strategies do you have for continued engagement/ psychological support or brief interventions?

 

  • We always see them whilst they are in hospital – Offer: Libre, Psychologist Appt, Inpatient DSN’s telephone support call post discharge, Community DSN service invite back for further education within one month as a group session or 1:1 offered
  • Diabetes UK  Useful research slides by Dr Chris Garrett, PhD MRCP MRCPsych  updated rdka slides V4