Platelet and clotting activities after cold stress in diabetic patients.


Platelet and clotting abnormalities have been described in diabetes, but little is known about their relationship to daily stresses. In order to evaluate whether states of abnormal carbohydrate metabolism modify the hemostatic response to stress, 12 subjects with type I diabetes mellitus, 9 with type II, 7 with impaired glucose tolerance and 10 healthy… (More)