Hypoglycaemia in hospital: a preventable killer?

Abstract

People with known diabetes admitted to hospital have a longer length of stay and higher mortality rates [1]. In addition to this, many patients without known diabetes have elevated glucose levels on admission, which is a marker for poor outcomes in almost all scenarios [2–4]. Through vehicles such as the National Diabetes Inpatient Audit, there has been… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/dme.12541

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@article{Mustafa2014HypoglycaemiaIH, title={Hypoglycaemia in hospital: a preventable killer?}, author={Octavian G. Mustafa and Pratik Choudhary}, journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association}, year={2014}, volume={31 10}, pages={1151-2} }