No Thanks, I’m Sweet Enough: Non-emergent Hyperglycemia in the ED

In the Emergency Department (ED) we’re always thinking about the “ABC’s”. You’ve also probably heard of “DEFG: Don’t Ever Forget Glucose”. This usually refers to hypoglycemia in our critically ill patients—those with decreased level of consciousness, new onset seizures, sepsis, and so on. But what about hyperglycemia? Much ink has been spilled over diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), and the related entity […]