Diabetes: Severe Acute Hypoglycemia

Patient with diabetes is admitted for infected sacral ulcer. He experiences an episode of severe hypoglycemia and is found unresponsive with IV pulled out.

 

Learning Objectives:

Assess and manage care for a patient experiencing severe acute hypoglycemia with unresponsiveness

Additional information

Learner

Nursing

Contributor

Elsevier

Case Setting

MedSurg

Specialty

Endocrinology, Internal medicine

Room Size

12×12

Language

English