oa South African Family Practice - Perioperative hyperglycaemia : anaesthesia supplement
|Article Title||Perioperative hyperglycaemia : anaesthesia supplement|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Family Practice|
|Affiliations||1 Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital and 2 University of the Witwatersrand|
|Publication Date||May 2012|
|Pages||21 - 24|
Perioperative hyperglycaemia is a complex and common clinical problem, with serious adverse consequences for patient morbidity and mortality. A clinical approach to diagnosis, screening and management is offered.
Perioperative hyperglycaemia is a very common problem, both because the incidence may be increasing worldwide, and because it describes a much wider problem than diabetes mellitus only.
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