Academic Half Day: Diabetes

This week we will be covering diabetes mellitus in AHD

Please read the below articles including both landmark trials that and a retrospective review that explain why we manage diabetes the way we do in the inpatient setting

  • RABBIT-2 Trial (2007): set the standard for how to utilize basal-bolus insulin coverage in the hospital using insulin glargine and glulisine on weight based protocol

  • NICE-SUGAR Trial (2009): RCT in critically ill population. Most utilized study regarding setting inpatient blood sugar management in patients with diabetes

  • Krinsley Article (2017): Retrospective analysis of effects of glycemic control on mortality across entire hospital admission