Frontline Pharmacist. Development and implementation of signs-and symptoms-based insulin adjustment algorithm

Joyce Yu-Chia Lee; Wong, Sabrina
September 2010
American Journal of Health-System Pharmacy;9/15/2010, Vol. 67 Issue 18, p1503
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the development and implementation of signs- and symptoms-based insulin dosage adjustment algorithm to be used by diabetics. It is stated that a pharmacist clinician from the U.S. has developed a signs- and symptoms-based insulin adjustment algorithm to overcome the challenge of the first insulin algorithm developed in a hypertension, diabetes and lipids clinic (HDL-C). As stated, the data on the implementation of the algorithm appear to be promising.


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