Simon Finfer, Author at Clinical Advisor

Simon Finfer

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Management of Blood Glucose in ICU

Blood glucose management Synonyms Glycemic control, hyperglycemia, hypoglycemia, intensive insulin therapy, conventional insulin therapy Related conditions Insulin therapy, blood glucose measurement, enteral and parenteral nutrition, hepatic failure, endocrine disorders, insulinoma 1. Description of the problem What every clinician needs to know Hyperglycemia (defined as blood glucose concentration [BG] >110mg/dL, [>6.1 mmol/L]) occurs in more than…

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