Enhancing insulin-use safety in hospitals: Practical recommendations from an ASHP Foundation expert consensus panel.

@article{Cobaugh2013EnhancingIS,
  title={Enhancing insulin-use safety in hospitals: Practical recommendations from an ASHP Foundation expert consensus panel.},
  author={Daniel J. Cobaugh and Gregory A. Maynard and Lebron Cooper and Patricia C. Kienle and Robert A. Vigersky and Diana Childers and Robert Bruce Weber and Stacy L Carson and Melanie E Mabrey and Nicki Roderman and Frederick Blum and Rebecca Burkholder and Marcus J. Dortch and George Grunberger and Daniel P. Hays and R Henderson and Jeffrey M. Ketz and Todd D. Lemke and Surendra K. Varma and Michael W. Cohen},
  journal={American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists},
  year={2013},
  volume={70 16},
  pages={
          1404-13
        }
}
  • Daniel J. Cobaugh, Gregory A. Maynard, +17 authors Michael W. Cohen
  • Published 2013
  • Medicine
  • American journal of health-system pharmacy : AJHP : official journal of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • PURPOSE Consensus recommendations to help ensure safe insulin use in hospitalized patients are presented. [...] Key Method The panel's consensus recommendations include the following: development of protocol-driven insulin order sets, elimination of the routine use of correction/sliding-scale insulin doses for management of hyperglycemia, restrictions on the types of insulin products stored in patient care areas, and policies to restrict the preparation of insulin bolus doses and i.v. infusions to the…Expand Abstract

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