At a senior citizens meeting a nurse talks with a client who has diabetes mellitus Type 1. Which statement by the client during the conversation is most predictive of a potential for impaired skin integrity?
“I give my insulin to myself in my thighs.”
“Here are my up and down glucose readings that I wrote on my calendar.”
“Sometimes when I put my shoes on I don’t know where my toes are.”
“If I bathe more than once a week my skin feels too dry