Diabetes Res Clin Pract 2017 Mar 11;130:229-236. Epub 2017 Mar 11.
Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Alberta, 790 University Terrace Building, 8303 - 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 2T4, Canada; Emergency Strategic Clinical Network, Alberta Health Services, Alberta Health Services Corporate Office, Seventh Street Plaza, 14th Floor, North Tower, 10030 - 107 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 3E4, Canada; School of Public Health, University of Alberta, 3-300 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy, 11405 - 87 Ave, Edmonton, Alberta T6G 1C9, Canada. Electronic address:
: The prevalence of diabetes mellitus was reportedly 9% in 2014, making it one of the most common global chronic conditions. Hypoglycemia is an important complication of diabetes treatment. The objective of this study was to quantify and characterize hypoglycemia presentations associated with type 1 or 2 diabetes made to emergency departments (EDs) by adults in a Canadian province. Read More