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June 1, 2017

Clinical and financial impact of inpatient diabetes care and glycemic management in the ICU and Non-ICU. Dr. Guillermo Umpierrez of Emory University and Grady Health.

In by Susan Lawrence

TOPIC TIME STAMP 00:00 Diabetes Research at Emory University 01:18 Hypoglycemia in the ICU 03:24 Clinical Inertia Surrounding Glycemic Control 05:14 Current Glycemic Guidelines and Targets 06:06 Reducing Complications for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 07:10 Reducing ICU Stay for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 08:57 Reducing Cost of Care for Cardiovascular Surgery Patients 10:32 Patients With Diabetes vs Patients Without Diabetes 11:29 Computer-Guided …

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October 1, 2016

Hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients: Key issues and the prospect of a publicly-reported measure. Dr. Greg Maynard of UC Davis Medical Center.

In by Heather DelCarpini

TOPIC TIME STAMP 00:00 Main Messages Concerning Hypoglycemia in Hospitalized Patients 00:44 Association Between Hypoglycemia and Adverse Drug Events 01:46 Four Primary Causes of Iatrogenic Hypoglycemia 02:23 Devastating Effects of Hypoglycemia: A Real Patient Story 03:07 Frequency of Recurrent Hypoglycemia 04:34 Steps for Reducing Incidence of Hypoglycemia 05:14 Benefits of Computerized Glucose Management 06:10 Public Reporting for Hypoglycemia 06:53 Final …