Recommendations of the Working group of the Croatian Society for Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders of the Croatian Medical Association for people with diabetes and healthcare professionals in the Republic of Croatia during COVID-19 pandemic
Dario Rahelić, Tomas Matić, Marko Skelin, Sanja Klobučar Majanović, Miro Bakula, Marin Deškin, Igor Bjelinski, Dubravka Jurišić Eržen, Mladen Krnić, Tina Tičinović Kurir, Maja Radman, Blaženka Miškić, Milan Vrkljan, Silvija Canecki Varžić
The Working group of the Croatian Society for Diabetes and Metabolic Disorders of the Croatian Medical Association has prepared recommendations for people with diabetes and healthcare professionals in the age of COVID-19 pandemic. The recommendations emphasized the scale of the pandemic and the possible consequences for those suffering from diabetes. Enclosed are clinical presentation and directions of the National civil protection headquarters on the methods that enable people with diabetes to protect themselves, and maintain their blood glucose in target range as well. Measures have been proposed to be implemented by healthcare facilities that deliver care for patients with diabetes, and the principles of glycemic control in emergency department and during hospitalization.
Blaženka Miškić, Dario Rahelić, Dubravka Jurišić Eržen, Igor Bjelinski, Maja Radman, Marin Deškin, Marko Skelin, Milan Vrkljan, Miro Bakula, Mladen Krnić, Sanja Klobučar Majanović, Silvija Canecki Varžić, Tina Tičinović Kurir, Tomas Matić