hrp0094p2-145 | Diabetes and insulin | ESPE2021
, Ali Khadija
, Hadi Wasnaa
, Foad Ali Maryam
, Attia Najya
Introduction: During management of Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), and after starting the insulin infusion, it is crucial to monitor the blood glucose level frequently. If the glucose level drops quickly or below certain limit when there is still an evidence of ketonemia, it is recommended to add dextrose to the maintenance fluids and continuing the insulin infusion to switch off the ketosis process. However certain measures are required when the glucose continue...