Flashcards in Surgical complication in the diabetic patient Deck (9)
how does inflammation influence insulin resistance?
inflammation exacerbates insulin resistance
what % of the diet should be from plant food?
what are comorbidities to surgery on a diabetic patient?
what is the baseline preop evaluation for an emergent surgery?
optimize what you can
how did intensive insulin therapy affect mortality?
what is the goal for blood glucose?
what is the best method for insulin administration / route?
either subQ or IV drip (both do not combine routes)
what is the treatment for contrast induced nephropathy preoperatively?
N-acetylcysteine (glutathione donor)