Tripler hosts second annual diabetes health fair, aims to educate patients, family members
Photo Credit: Stephanie Rush, Pacific Regional Medical Command Public Affairs
HONOLULU " Catina Bell (right), licensed practical nurse, Family Medicine Clinic, Tripler Army Medical Center, performs a monofilament test on Rhonda Plum, family member, during a diabetes health and wellness fair held Nov. 17, at TAMC, here. A monofilament test is used to check for sensation and circulation of diabetic patients in their feet. If a patient cannot feel the monofilament on their feet, they may have circulation problems.
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