Insulin Nursing Pharmacology Study Guide

Insulin

Insulin is the hormone produced by the pancreatic beta cells of the islets of Langerhans.
Glucose-Elevating Agents Nursing Pharmacology and Study Guide

Glucose-Elevating Agents

Glucose-elevating agents raise blood level of glucose when severe hypoglycemia occurs at <40 mg/dL.
Sulfonylureas Nursing Pharmacology and Study Guide

Sulfonylureas

Sulfonylureas is another group of agent used to control blood glucose level.
Antidiabetic Agents Nursing Pharmacology and Study Guide

Antidiabetic Agents

Antidiabetic drugs are a group of drug structurally unrelated to sulfonylureas and are effective when used in combination with insulin or sulfonylureas.
- Lymphatic System Anatomy and Physiology

Lymphatic System Anatomy and Physiology

The lymphatic system includes lymph, lymphocytes, lymphatic vessels, lymph nodes, tonsils, the spleen, and the thymus gland.