Evolution of a diabetes inpatient safety committee.

@article{Korytkowski2006EvolutionOA,
  title={Evolution of a diabetes inpatient safety committee.},
  author={Mary T. Korytkowski and Monica M Dinardo and Amy Calabrese Donihi and Lori Bigi and Michael A. Devita},
  journal={Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists},
  year={2006},
  volume={12 Suppl 3},
  pages={
          91-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To develop a multidisciplinary team, the Diabetes Inpatient Safety Committee (DPSC), to effectively address the many barriers to achieving glycemic control in the inpatient setting. METHODS The development, implementation, and successes of the DPSC are described. RESULTS By focusing on prevention of severe hypoglycemia, the DPSC identified and addressed areas related to inpatient management that contributed to uncontrolled glucose levels. The introduction of a hypoglycemia… CONTINUE READING

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