Term Pediatric Diabetes Management Clinics
Code LT-1750.1750-700
Definition Programs that provide comprehensive preventive, diagnostic and treatment services for infants, children and adolescents who have diabetes, a chronic, incurable disease in which the pancreas fails to produce enough insulin to allow the body to adequately metabolize sugar. The disease can be managed through a combination of diet, exercise, insulin and hygienic measures.
Created 3/10/92
Changed 4/19/07
Use References Juvenile Diabetes Clinics
Paediatric Diabetes Clinics
See Also References Children's Hospitals (LL-3000.1450)
Pediatrics (LV-6800)
External Classification Terms Ambulatory & Primary Health Care (NTE E30)
Health (CAN HC-300)
Health Care (USA HC-300)
Maternal and Child Health Concerns (UW
Outpatient Medical Care (UW
Patient Care/Health Care Delivery (NPC E09)
Pediatrics (NTE G98)
Related Concepts Children and Youth
Early Childhood Programs/Services
Facet Service
Bibliographic References

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