An 18-yr prospective study of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis: an approach to minimizing the risk of brain herniation during treatment.

@article{Fiordalisi2007An1P,
  title={An 18-yr prospective study of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis: an approach to minimizing the risk of brain herniation during treatment.},
  author={Irma Fiordalisi and William E. Novotny and Donald V. Holbert and Laurence Finberg and Glenn D Harris},
  journal={Pediatric diabetes},
  year={2007},
  volume={8 3},
  pages={142-9}
}
BACKGROUND During the late 1900s, raised intracranial pressure (ICP) during treatment of pediatric diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) surfaced as the most important cause of morbidity and mortality in pediatric DKA. The contribution of fluid and electrolyte therapy to neurologic deterioration during treatment remains controversial. METHODS We proposed a physiologic approach to treatment of DKA, incorporating the principles of rehydration of hypertonic states. Consecutive episodes of pediatric DKA… CONTINUE READING

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