Glucose Management in Noncritical Hospitalized Patients
Hyperglycemic crisis, which includes diabetic ketoacidosis and a hyperosmolar state, is a common diagnosis in hospitalized patients whose admission rates continue to increase despite preventive strategies. Healthcare providers are encouraged to discuss challenges to glycemic control unique to the hospital setting, and share strategies on implementing current guidelines and glycemic targets for ill patients.
Hospitalists, Internists, Family Practitioners, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Surgeons, Endocrinologists, Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Podiatrists and other interested healthcare practitioners.
- Explain the impact of glycemic control on clinical outcomes for noncritically ill medical and surgical patients.
- Implement current guidelines and glycemic targets for noncritically ill patients.
- Execute strategies for safe and effective glycemic control from admission until discharge.
- Discuss challenges to glycemic control unique to the hospital setting.
Archana R. Sadhu, M.D., FACE
Department of Medicine
Director, System Diabetes Management Program
Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
Houston Methodist Hospital
Archana R. Sadhu, M.D., FACE, indicated that neither she nor her spouse/partner has relevant financial relationships with commercial interest companies, and she will not include off-label or unapproved product usage in her presentations or discussions.
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