Lessons from practice


The hallmark of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is the triad of hyperglycaemia, ketonaemia and metabolic acidosis. The pathogenesis of DKA involves a relative insulin deficiency and an excess of counterregulatory hormones.1 Interplay between these factors results in reduced glucose utilisation and increased gluconeogenesis, together with increased lipolysis and… (More)


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@inproceedings{Zhong2015LessonsFP, title={Lessons from practice}, author={George Zhong}, year={2015} }