TITLE

Does glycemic control with insulin therapy play a role for critically ill patients in hospital?

AUTHOR(S)
Patel, Arpita H.; Pittas, Anastassios G.
PUB. DATE
March 2006
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;3/28/2006, Vol. 174 Issue 7, p917
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Analyzes the significance of glycemic control to critically ill hospital patients. Use of insulin therapy to control hyperglycemia; Overview of studies on the clinical importance of glycemic control; Mechanisms that explain the benefits of insulin therapy and glycemic control in critically ill patients.
ACCESSION #
20225724

 

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