TITLE

Review: Stress hyperglycemia after ischemic stroke indicates a greater risk for death in patients without diabetes

AUTHOR(S)
Douketis, James
PUB. DATE
May 2002
SOURCE
ACP Journal Club;May/Jun2002, Vol. 136 Issue 3, p114
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on a study which investigated stress hyperglycemia and prognosis of stroke in nondiabetic and diabetic patients. Differences in all-cause mortality and functional outcomes for different blood glucose levels and diabetes status in patients who have had a stroke; Limitations of the study.
ACCESSION #
8856115

 

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