Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar syndrome - clinical guidelines.

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BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to establish a standardized approach to the initial care of patients with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) and hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar syndrome (HHS). DKA and HHS are metabolic emergencies. Effective and efficient management is the responsibility of the multidisciplinary team. The admission of patients to the intensive… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1478-5153.2007.00259.x

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@article{Beer2008DiabeticKA, title={Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperglycaemic hyperosmolar syndrome - clinical guidelines.}, author={Karen de Beer and Sindhu Michael and Meera Thacker and Elizabeth Wynne and Caroline Pattni and Mandy Gomm and C. H. Ball and Dominic Walsh and Andrew Thomlinson and Kevin Ullah}, journal={Nursing in critical care}, year={2008}, volume={13 1}, pages={5-11} }