TITLE

What Is a NICE-SUGAR for Patients in the Intensive Care Unit?

AUTHOR(S)
Bellomo, Rinaldo; Egi, Moritoki
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;May2009, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p400
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on the issue with glycemic control in patients, who are severely ill. He comments that the term "tight glucose control express" seemed continuous. The author cites several limitations for the seminal study, including its possibility of bias, higher concerns on a more huge of intensive insulin therapy (IIT) application to other patients and also with the raising concerns on whether the control group was representative.
ACCESSION #
39788536

 

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