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Title: Does tight glycemic control positively impact on patient mortality?
Authors: Penning, S.
Le Compte, A.J.
Signal, M.
Massion, P.
Preiser, J.C.
Shaw, G.M.
Desaive, T.
Chase, J.G.
Issue Date: 2012
Citation: Penning, S., Le Compte, A.J., Signal, M., Massion, P., Preiser, J.C., Shaw, G.M., Desaive, T., Chase, J.G. (2012) Does tight glycemic control positively impact on patient mortality?. Brussels, Belgium: 32nd Symposium on Intensive Care and Emergency Medicine (ISICEM), 20-23 Mar 2012. Critical Care, 16, Supplement 1, P176.
Abstract: High and variable blood glucose (BG) levels have been associated with increased mortality. Tight Glycemic Control (TGC) aims at reducing BG levels to improve patient outcome and mortality. This research evaluates the impact of TGC on mortality.
Publisher: University of Canterbury. Mechanical Engineering
Description: 1-page
Research Fields: Field of Research::11 - Medical and Health Sciences::1103 - Clinical Sciences::110310 - Intensive Care
Field of Research::11 - Medical and Health Sciences::1103 - Clinical Sciences::110306 - Endocrinology
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10092/6998
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