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A CASE OF CANAGLIFLOZIN INDUCED EUGLYCEMIC DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS: RARE BUT SIGNIFICANT

Case Presentation: A 54 year-old woman with a past medical history of hypertension and Type 2 diabetes mellitus treated with metformin and canagliflozin presented to the hospital with lethargy and malaise. She reported that her [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:24:13+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2018|Comments Off on A CASE OF CANAGLIFLOZIN INDUCED EUGLYCEMIC DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS: RARE BUT SIGNIFICANT

A CASE OF DELAYED DIAGNOSIS OF DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS PRESENTING WITH EUGLYCEMIA

Case Presentation: A 71-year old female presented to the ED with weakness and back pain starting after a minor motor vehicular accident two days prior. Her past medical history included Type 2 diabetes mellitus and [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:40:49+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on A CASE OF DELAYED DIAGNOSIS OF DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS PRESENTING WITH EUGLYCEMIA

DELIVERING HIGH VALUE CARE FOR DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS (DKA) THROUGH IMPLEMENTATION OF AN EVIDENCE-BASED MULTI-DISCIPLINARY CLINICAL PATHWAY

Background: At our urban, academic hospital, use of outdated protocols and unnecessary variations in the care of DKA patients treated with ICU requiring IV insulin protocols have led to multiple safety events, delays in care [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:15:17+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Quality Improvement, Research|Comments Off on DELIVERING HIGH VALUE CARE FOR DIABETIC KETOACIDOSIS (DKA) THROUGH IMPLEMENTATION OF AN EVIDENCE-BASED MULTI-DISCIPLINARY CLINICAL PATHWAY