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Research & Reviews  290 results

Association of Time-Updated Anion Gap With Risk of Kidney Failure in Advanced CKD: A Co...
American Journal of Kidney Diseases : the Official Journa... Asahina Y, Sakaguchi Y et. al.

Jul 20th, 2021 - High anion gap acidosis frequently develops in patients with advanced chronic kidney disease (CKD) and might be involved in kidney injury. Its impact on kidney outcomes, however, has not been well studied. We sought to examine the association betw...

A rare case of diabetic ketoacidosis presenting with severe hypertriglyceridemia requir...
Medicine Roy P, Koetter P et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Severe hypertriglyceridemia (HTG) is a rare complication of insulin resistance. Its presentation with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) has been reported in a few cases, where most patients have type-1 diabetes mellitus (DM). Our case represents a uniqu...

Performance of the APACHE II and SOFA Scores in Diabetic Ketoacidosis.
Journal of Intensive Care Medicine; Hansen CK, Issa M et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Accurate prediction of severity and mortality in diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is important for allocation of resources. The APACHE II and SOFA scores are used to predict mortality in critically ill patients, however neither has been tested exclusiv...

Haemiballism/haemichorea: an atypical presentation of ischaemic stroke.
BMJ Case Reports; Nohria R, Bennett S et. al.

Jun 6th, 2021 - A 76-year-old man was admitted to the hospital with acute onset of involuntary movements of the left side of his body. His neurological examination revealed he was oriented only to himself, and aforementioned movements of his left arm and leg. CT ...

Toxic Alcohols.
Critical Care Clinics; Ross JA, Borek HA et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - This article reviews the background, metabolism, clinical effects, and treatment of toxic alcohols, specifically ethylene glycol, methanol, diethylene glycol, propylene glycol, and isopropyl alcohol. This article also reviews the importance of an ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Incidence of Renal Tubular Acidosis in Nephrology Unit in Assiut University Childern Hospital

Sep 1st, 2017 - The term renal tubular acidosis (RTA) is applied to a group of transport defects in the reabsorption of bicarbonate (HCO3_), the excretion of hydrogen ion (H_), or both. This condition was first described in 1935, confirmed as a renal tubular diso...

Effectiveness of Subcutaneous Glargine On The Time To Closure of The Anion Gap in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department With Diabetic Keto-acidosis

May 16th, 2017 - To determine if co-administration of subcutaneous (SQ)Insulin glargine in combination with intravenous (IV) insulin decreases the time to resolution of ketoacidosis and requirement for ICU admission compared to IV insulin with delayed administrati...

Experimental Determination of Atot en Ka in the Critically Ill

May 20th, 2014 - To diagnose acid base disturbances using blood gas analysis, multiple approaches are currently in use. These include the classic Henderson-Hasselbach bicarbonate approach and the physiochemical approach by Stewart1. All have shown to be mathematic...

Incidence of Postoperative Ketosis and Metabolic Acidosis

Metabolic acidosis is a frequent occurrence following major surgery. Monitoring acid base disturbances and in particular diagnosing the aetiology of the acidosis are important parts of assessing a patient's cardiovascular status following surgery....

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News  28 results

Solutions for Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Finding the Right Balance

Oct 2nd, 2020 - Recent studies have shown improved renal outcomes in adult patients with sepsis receiving balanced solutions instead of "normal" saline. For years, it has been known that 0.9% saline (colloquially referred to as "abnormal saline") can cause a hype...

Solutions for Diabetic Ketoacidosis: Finding the Right Balance

Oct 2nd, 2020 - Recent studies have shown improved renal outcomes in adult patients with sepsis receiving balanced solutions instead of "normal" saline. For years, it has been known that 0.9% saline (colloquially referred to as "abnormal saline") can cause a hype...

Fast Five Quiz: Chronic Kidney Disease Complications

Jun 5th, 2020 - Answer 2/5 Which of the following statements about hypertension in patients with CKD is accurate? Your peers chose: Hypertension is not considered a risk factor for increasing cardiovascular risk in patients with CKD 0% Hypertension contributes to...

MGUS: It’s about the protein, not just the marrow
Brian F. Mandell, MD, PhD

Jan 3rd, 2019 - Monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance (MGUS) has always been a favorite topic on internal medicine teaching rounds and is sometimes used to challenge residents. It is a relatively uncommon cause of some common laboratory and clinical.

FDA Boxed Warning Updates

Oct 23rd, 2017 - OPTIRAY (160, 240, 300, 320, AND 350): Edited boxed warning April 7, 2017 PLR conversion, addition of the following: WARNING: NOT FOR INTRATHECAL USE Inadvertent intrathecal administration may cause death, convulsions, cerebral hemorrhage, coma, p.

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