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Analysis of risk factors for steroid-induced hyperglycemia
- At: Glasgow (Scotland) (2018)
- Type: Poster
- By: LEE, Ching-Fen (Chang Gung Memorial Hospital-Linkou, Tao-yuan ,Taiwan, Division of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy)
- Co-author(s): Ching-Fen Lee
BackgroundThe use of steroid therapy in diabetic patients will undoubtedly raise their blood glucose levels. However, this rise in glucose can also occur in non-diabetic patients. Steroid induced hyperglycemia most likely precipitates diabetes in high risk individuals.
MethodsThis study enrolled inpatients from the department of pulmonary medicine, .. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.
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