Diabetes management in hospitalised patients would benefit from a shot in the arm, according to findings from the Queensland Inpatient Diabetes Survey (QuIDS) 2019. Of concern, the survey found high rates of medication error, hospital-acquired harm such as hypoglycaemia and diabetic ketoacidosis, and suboptimal rates of appropriate glycaemic control particularly in patients treated with insulin. ...
Room to improve diabetes management in hospital: Queensland study
By Mardi Chapman
25 May 2021