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OPEN ACCESS ARTICLE – Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar State

Journal: Current Diabetes Reviews

Author(s): Marco Baldrighi, Pier Paolo Sainaghi, Mattia Bellan, Ettore Bartoli, Luigi Mario Castello*

Abstract:

Introduction: Although hypovolemia remains the most relevant problem during acute decompensated diabetes in its clinical manifestations (diabetic ketoacidosis, DKA, and hyperglycemic hyperosmolar state, HHS), the electrolyte derangements caused by the global hydroelectrolytic imbalance usually complicate the clinical picture at presentation and may be worsened by the treatment itself. 202 more words

Bentham Science Publishers

Ethylene glycol poisoning

Following the ward round on the 21st of December 2017, here is some reading around ethtlene glycol poisoning and osmotic demyelination / central pontine demyelination. 117 more words

Ward Round Update