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SMART-CONTROL DIABETES PACKAGE 5 days hospitalization 1000 lei

The goal  The screening protocol is to improve symptoms, biochemical control and prevent complications.

One in four people over the age of 65 suffers from type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM2) and one in two older people suffers from prediabetes, and the proportion increases with age.

The most commonly used definition / classification of the notion of the elderly from a medical point of view divides the elderly into three categories:


  1. "young" elderly, 65-74 years old;

  2. middle-old age, 75-84 years;

  3. old age, "oldest" -old ", over 85 years.


elderly  those diagnosed with diabetes or those with diabetic symptoms will be included in a special follow-up and treatment program. Correct follow-up of the diabetic patient can only be done in a multidisciplinary team, which includes specialists, nurses, dietitians, pharmacists and mental health specialists with experience in diabetes.

Screening involves:

evaluation  functional status (physical and / or cognitive)
Nutritional assessment
Medication evaluation
Performing the set of medical tests:
   blood glucose (blood glucose level) - Fasting, another time of day
   glycosuria (urine glucose level)
   oral glucose tolerance test (induced hyperglycaemia - method of diagnosing diabetes with borderline glycemic values)
   glycosylated / glycated hemoglobin (average blood glucose over the last 3 months expressed as a percentage)
   Total Serum Cholesterol
   Serum Creatinine
   Urea Serica
   Serum Ionogram

The evaluation of the stage of the main chronic complications are:

   Cardiovascular disease - leading to heart attack, stroke. Doctors say that more than 50% of patients with type 2 diabetes already have vascular complications at the time of diabetes diagnosis.

   Eye problems - called diabetic retinopathy. By affecting the retina, diabetes is the most common cause of blindness.

   Nerve damage - diabetic neuropathy. Nerves can be affected in various parts, leading to numbness or parasites. Paresthesia is manifested by spontaneous signs such as tingling, redness of the skin - cardboard skin, numbness.

   Kidney damage - diabetic nephropathy. In this complication, the kidneys no longer function partially or completely.

   Skin infections or conditions. Diabetic dermatitis.

   Diabetic foot. Pain, ulceration, biomechanical changes or even amputations due to diabetic neuropathy.

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