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Glucose Management References

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This Documentation is intended to accompany the Digital Intern® Insulin Educator and Digital Intern ®Glucose Management module and is meant to support and explain the recommendations made by those products. This information is not meant to provide medical advice, inform medical decisions, or be used in any way other than in conjunction with Digital Intern® products. If you are a medical professional caring for a patient, you must always rely on your own training, expertise, and judgment to determine if the Digital Intern® recommendations are appropriate for your patient.

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2. Moghissi ES, Korytkowski MT, DiNardo M, et al. American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and American Diabetes Association consensus statement on inpatient glycemic control. Diabetes Care. 2009; 32: 1119–1131.
3. Umpierrez GU, Hellman R, Korytkowski MT, et al. Management of hyperglycemia in hospitalized patients in non-critical care setting: an Endocrine Society clinical practice guideline. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2012; (1):16-38.
4. Clement S, Braithwaite SS, Magee MF, et al. American Diabetes Association Diabetes in Hospitals Writing Committee. Management of diabetes and hyperglycemia in hospitals. Diabetes Care. 2004; 27: 553–591.
5. Finfer S, Chittock DR, Su SY-S, et al. NICESUGAR Study Investigators. Intensive versus conventional glucose control in critically ill patients. N Engl J Med. 2009; 360: 1283–1297.
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8. Maynard G, Lee J, Phillips G, Fink E, Renvall M. Improved inpatient use of basal insulin, reduced hypoglycemia, and improved glycemic control: effect of structured subcutaneous insulin orders and an insulin management algorithm. J Hosp Med. 2009; 4:3-15.
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