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Anatomical basis and physiological functions of the AIDA model. GAR = glucose absorption rate; cho = carbohydrate; NHGB = net hepatic glucose balance; RBC = red blood cell; IIGU = insulin independent glucose utilisation; AG = arterial plasma glucose; PGU = peripheral glucose utilisation; BG = blood glucose; UGER = urinary glucose excretion rate.

(Reprinted with permission from The Diabetes Educator Journal, Volume 26, Number 4, Pages 633-643 (c) The American Association of Diabetes Educators [AADE])

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