Is it Safe to Use Protocols for Glycemic Control in ICU?

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Joana Silvestre
Raquel Francisco
Rui Dias
Ricardo Inácio
Cristiana Ponte
Nuno Candeias
Raquel Marques
António Ricardo
Jorge Nunes

Abstract

Background
• Stress-induced hyperglycemia is common in ICU patients
• Hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia are ICU and hospital mortality predictors
• Insulin infusion protocols can minimize glucose variability and reduce hypoglycemic risk

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Silvestre J, Francisco R, Dias R, Inácio R, Ponte C, Candeias N, Marques R, Ricardo A, Nunes J. Is it Safe to Use Protocols for Glycemic Control in ICU?. LSJ [Internet]. 2020Sep.28 [cited 2021Apr.22];1(2). Available from: http://lusiadasscientificjournal.pt/index.php/lsj/article/view/13
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Poster Científico