Effect of a Computerized Insulin Dose Calculator on the Process of Glycemic Control
Cheryl Dumont and Cheryl Bourguignon
Effect of a Computerized Insulin Dose Calculator on the Process of Glycemic Control: Read Article
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Learning Objectives

At the completion of this program, you will be able to:
  • Identify the current target glucose concentration for critically ill patients.
  • Describe the use of a computerized insulin-dosing calculator (CIDC) in titrating blood glucose levels in critically ill patients.
  • Discuss potential satisfiers and dissatisfiers in comparing CIDCs to standard written hyperglycemic protocols.

Continuing Education Information

CE ID: A12210213
Total Contact Hours: 1.00
Pharma Hours: 0.0
Synergy Cat: A
Test Expires: 3/1/2015

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Effect of a Computerized Insulin Dose Calculator on the Process of Glycemic Control

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