[The use of hypertonic glucose solution in acute alcoholic intoxication: a double-blind study].

@article{Camiansky1990TheUO,
  title={[The use of hypertonic glucose solution in acute alcoholic intoxication: a double-blind study].},
  author={D S Camiansky and E K Schotkis and R Lodeiro and E G Dutra and I D Papadopol},
  journal={AMB : revista da Associacao Medica Brasileira},
  year={1990},
  volume={36 3-4},
  pages={115-9}
}
The authors have performed a double-blind study, evaluating blood levels of glucose and ethanol and the neurologic status of 83 alcoholized patients who were admitted to an emergency hospital in Porto Alegre, Brazil. The patients were evaluated and admittance to the service and 40 minutes later. The mean glycemia was 90 +/- 21mg/dl, with most patients with… CONTINUE READING