Hyperglycemia in ED patients with no history of diabetes.

@article{Prince2008HyperglycemiaIE,
  title={Hyperglycemia in ED patients with no history of diabetes.},
  author={Louise A. Prince and Elliot Rodriquez and James Campagna and Lawrence Brown and Daisy Fischer and William D. Grant},
  journal={The American journal of emergency medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={532-6}
}
INTRODUCTION The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of incidentally discovered hyperglycemia in patients with non-glucose-related complaints and to consider the potential care implications. METHODS A retrospective chart review identified patients older than 18 years with obtained serum glucose levels. Patients with diabetic ketoacidosis… CONTINUE READING