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Evaluating Diabetic for Impairment Associated with Hypoglycemia

Purpose:

To identify a diabetic who should be evaluated for impairment associated with hypoglycemic episodes.

Specialty:

Orthopedic Surgery, Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation
Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology

Objective:

disability and performance, quality of life, social activities, family and friends

ICD-10:

E10-E14

Description:

Most patients with diabetes are not impaired by hypoglycemic episodes and can work full time. A belief of the American Diabetes Association is that any person with diabetes should be eligible for any employment for which the patient is qualified, provided appropriate accommodations are made.

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