A prospective study of the "two-bag system'' in diabetic ketoacidosis management.

@article{Poirier2004APS,
  title={A prospective study of the "two-bag system'' in diabetic ketoacidosis management.},
  author={Michael P. Poirier and David Greer and Marta Satin-Smith},
  journal={Clinical pediatrics},
  year={2004},
  volume={43 9},
  pages={
          809-13
        }
}
The "two-bag'' system, an adaptation of the euglycemic clamp technique, consists of simultaneous administration of 2 intravenous (IV) fluid bags of differing dextrose concentrations. Individualized therapy is dictated by adjustment of the infusion rate of each bag. We sought to assess the benefits of the two-bag system in the initial acute emergency department management of children in diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA). Thirty-three children presenting to an urban pediatric emergency department in… CONTINUE READING
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