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pulmonary disease acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive outcomes in patients admitted to hospital with Hyperglycaemia is associated with poor and

@inproceedings{Baker2006pulmonaryDA,
  title={pulmonary disease acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive outcomes in patients admitted to hospital with Hyperglycaemia is associated with poor and},
  author={E. Baker and C. Janaway and B. Philips and A. Brennan and D. Baines and D. Wood and P. Jones},
  year={2006}
}
Background: Hyperglycaemia is associated with poor outcomes from pneumonia, myocardial infarction and stroke, but the effect of blood glucose on outcomes from acute exacerbations of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (AECOPD) has not been established. Recent UK guidelines do not comment on measurement or control of blood glucose in AECOPD. A study was therefore undertaken to determine the relationship between blood glucose concentrations, length of stay in hospital, and mortality in patients… Expand
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