Incidence and Risk Factors of Steroid-induced Diabetes in Patients with Respiratory Disease

@inproceedings{Kim2011IncidenceAR,
  title={Incidence and Risk Factors of Steroid-induced Diabetes in Patients with Respiratory Disease},
  author={Seo Yun Kim and C. G. Yoo and Chun Taeg Lee and Hee Soon Chung and Young Whan Kim and Sung Koo Han and Y S Shim and Jae Joon Yim},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean medical science},
  year={2011}
}
Glucocorticoids are effective for treating several respiratory diseases. However, they can cause hyperglycemia. This study determined the incidence and risk factors of steroid-induced diabetes mellitus (S-DM) in patients treated with glucocorticoid for respiratory diseases. A retrospective study examined patients with respiratory diseases treated with a… CONTINUE READING