May 29, 2017

Nursing Tip of the Day! - Medical Surgical Nursing

Category: Medical Surgical Nursing 
Type 1 diabetes mellitus is due to pancreatic islet B cell destruction predominantly by an autoimmune process in over 95% of cases (type 1A) and idiopathic in less than 5% (type 1B). The rate of pancreatic B cell destruction is quite variable.