Insulin infusion with parenteral nutrition in extremely low birth weight infants with hyperglycemia.

@article{Binder1989InsulinIW,
  title={Insulin infusion with parenteral nutrition in extremely low birth weight infants with hyperglycemia.},
  author={Nancy D. Binder and P K Raschko and Gerda I Benda and John H. Reynolds},
  journal={The Journal of pediatrics},
  year={1989},
  volume={114 2},
  pages={
          273-80
        }
}
From Nov. 7, 1983, to Nov. 6, 1986, all infants with birth weight less than or equal to 1000 gm admitted to Oregon Health Sciences University who had persistent hyperglycemia and glycosuria were treated with graded insulin infusion while energy intake was increased to at least 100 kcal/kg/day (419 kilojoules/kg/day). The records of these infants were reviewed to define the clinical characteristics of infants likely to develop hyperglycemia and to see whether insulin administration would allow… CONTINUE READING

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