TITLE

Intensive insulin therapy reduced morbidity but not mortality in patients in the medical intensive care unit

PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;Sep/Oct2006, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on a study related to intensive insulin therapy in the medical intensive care unit in Leuven, Belgium. The study was conducted by G. Van den Berghe, A. Wilmer and G. Hermans. It involved 1200 medical patients. It was found that intensive insulin therapy reduced morbidity but not mortality, in patients in the medical intensive care unit.
ACCESSION #
22493473

 

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