The short-term outcome of hypoglycemic diabetic patients who refuse ambulance transport after out-of-hospital therapy.

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OBJECTIVE To determine the short-term medical outcome of hypoglycemic insulin-dependent diabetic patients who refuse transport after out-of-hospital therapy and return to baseline mental status. METHODS Prospective, descriptive, short-term medical outcome data for adult patients were collected between May 1996 and December 1996. Paramedics responding to… (More)

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@article{Mechem1998TheSO, title={The short-term outcome of hypoglycemic diabetic patients who refuse ambulance transport after out-of-hospital therapy.}, author={C. Crawford Mechem and Allyson A Kreshak and James E. Barger and Frances Shofer}, journal={Academic emergency medicine : official journal of the Society for Academic Emergency Medicine}, year={1998}, volume={5 8}, pages={768-72} }