Safe and rapid resolution of severe hypertriglyceridaemia in two patients with intravenous insulin.

@article{Triay2010SafeAR,
  title={Safe and rapid resolution of severe hypertriglyceridaemia in two patients with intravenous insulin.},
  author={Jessica M Triay and Andrea Day and Pragya Singhal},
  journal={Diabetic medicine : a journal of the British Diabetic Association},
  year={2010},
  volume={27 9},
  pages={1080-3}
}
AIM To rapidly reduce serum triglyceride to a safe serum level. Severe hypertriglyceridaemia is associated with uncontrolled diabetes, obesity and poor physical activity. Even moderate increases in triglyceride levels (> 5mmol/L) confer an increased risk of pancreatitis and coronary artery disease. We present two patients with diabetes and serum… CONTINUE READING