Continuous subcutaneous glucose monitoring: good enough to use in glucose regulation protocols?
Dept. of Critical Care, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Critical Care 2010, 15:403 doi:10.1186/cc9374
See related research by Bridges et al., http://ccforum.com/content/14/5/R176Published: 28 January 2011
First paragraph (this article has no abstract)
Tight glucose regulation is beneficial in subgroups of intensive care unit (ICU) patients, but may harm other subgroups. This harm may be due to hypoglycemic events. In avoiding hypoglycemia, an accurate bedside glucometry method is essential .