How Much Do You Know About Insulin?

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Question 1 of 6

A typical daily insulin requirement for an adult with type 1 diabetes is _____.

A0.2-0.4 units/kg
B0.5-0.7 units/kg
C0.8-1.0 units/kg
D1.2-1.4 units/kg
A0.2-0.4 units/kg
B0.5-0.7 units/kg
C0.8-1.0 units/kg
D1.2-1.4 units/kg
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Question 2 of 6

In general, a rapid-acting insulin peaks within ____.

APeaks within 6 to 8 hours.
BPeaks within 2 to 4 hours.
CPeaks within 1 hour.
DHas no peak.
APeaks within 6 to 8 hours.
BPeaks within 2 to 4 hours.
CPeaks within 1 hour.
DHas no peak.
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Question 3 of 6

Glargine is _____.

ANPH
BHumalog
CBasal insulin
DRapid-acting insulin
ANPH
BHumalog
CBasal insulin
DRapid-acting insulin
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Question 4 of 6

The American Diabetes Association definition of hypoglycemia is a blood level less than:

A50 mg/dl
B70 mg/dl
C80 mg/dl
D100 mg/dl
A50 mg/dl
B70 mg/dl
C80 mg/dl
D100 mg/dl
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Question 5 of 6

True or False: Diabetes cannot be managed with insulin treatment alone.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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Question 6 of 6

True or False: Everyone with type 2 diabetes needs supplemental insulin.

ATrue
BFalse
ATrue
BFalse
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