Approach to the Treatment of Diabetic Ketoacidosis.


Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), a common cause of severe metabolic acidosis, remains a life-threatening condition due to complications of both the disease and its treatment. This Acid-Base and Electrolyte Teaching Case discusses DKA management, emphasizing complications of treatment. Because cerebral edema is the most common cause of mortality and morbidity… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2016.05.034

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