October 22, 2015

eGlycemic Management System Provides Safe and Effective Glycemic Control for Stroke Patients Requiring Subcutaneous Insulin in the Hospital Setting

In by Heather DelCarpini

eGlycemic Management System Provides Safe and Effective Glycemic Control for Stroke Patients Requiring Subcutaneous Insulin in the Hospital Setting Presentation Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting Date October 2015 Authors Jagdeesh Ullal, Melanie Mabrey, Amy Henderson, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth, Joseph Aloi Objective Admission hyperglycemia (>130 mg/dL) and persistent inpatient hyperglycemia (>48 hours) have been predictors of poor patient outcomes, including higher …

Finger Stickin’ Good – Improved Glycemic Control in CV Surgery Patients Provides Cost Savings Through Reduction in Point of Care Tests

In by Heather DelCarpini

Finger Stickin’ Good – Improved Glycemic Control in CV Surgery Patients Presentation Annual Diabetes Technology Meeting Date October 2015 Authors Amy Henderson, Andrew Rhinehart, Robby Booth, Raymie McFarland, Tamera Parsons, Lori Hubbard, Randall Ball Objective Glucose control with IV insulin has been shown to provide up to $2,700 in cost savings per patient undergoing cardiovascular surgery with a target of …

September 15, 2015

Randomized Controlled Trial of Intensive Versus Conservative Glucose Control in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery GLUCO-CABG Trial

In by Heather DelCarpini

Randomized Controlled Trial of Intensive Versus Conservative Glucose Control in Patients Undergoing Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: GLUCO-CABG Trial Publication Diabetes Care Date September 2015 Authors Guillermo Umpierrez,1 Saumeth Cardona,1 Francisco Pasquel,1 Sol Jacobs,1 Limin Peng,2 Michael Unigwe,1 Christopher Newton,1 Dawn Smiley-Byrd,1 Priyathama Vellanki,1 Michael Halkos,3 John Puskas,3 Robert Guyton,3 Vinod Thourani3 ABSTRACT Objective: The optimal level of glycemic control …

June 7, 2015

eGlycemic Management System Safely Achieves Rapid and Sustained Glycemic Control in Kidney Transplant Patients and Reduces Risk of Hypoglycemia Compared to Standard Treatment Protocols

In by Heather DelCarpini

eGlycemic Management System Safely Achieves Rapid and Sustained Glycemic Control in Kidney Transplant Patients and Reduces Risk of Hypoglycemia Compared to Standard Treatment Protocols Presentation American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions Date June 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi,1 Raymie McFarland,2 Jadeesh Ullal,3 Melanie Mabrey,2,4 Kathy Price Ward3 Objective Management of patients with steroid-induced hyperglycemia can be difficult. Intravenous insulin infusions are generally …

Finding the Sweet Spot in Bone Marrow Transplant Patients Computer Guided Glucose Management System in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients

In by Heather DelCarpini

Finding the Sweet Spot in Bone Marrow Transplant Patients: Computer Guided Glucose Management System in Allogeneic Hematopoietic Cell Transplant Recipients Presentation American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions Date June 2015 Authors Cora Espina, Lenise Taylor, Rafic Farah, Eunipi Cho, Joshua Epworth, Lori Jarrett, Ted Gooley, Paul O’Donnell, Irl Hirsch, Merav Bar Background Allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation (HCT) is the only potential …

Use of eGlycemic Management System Safely Achieves Optimal Subcutaneous Glycemic Control With Low Hypoglycemia in Patients Without Diabetes

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of eGlycemic Management System Safely Achieves Optimal Subcutaneous Glycemic Control With Low Hypoglycemia in Patients Without Diabetes Presentation American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions Date June 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi,1 Robby Booth,2 Raymie McFarland,2 Jagdeesh Ullal,3 Melanie Mabrey2 Objective Hyperglycemia, regardless of its cause, is clearly associated with adverse outcomes in hospitalized patients. Hyperglycemia in patients with no known history …

June 6, 2015

Patients With Kidney Disease Reach Target Glucose With Low Incidence of Hypoglycemia When IV Insulin Is Managed on eGlycemic Management System Glucommander

In by Heather DelCarpini

Patients With Kidney Disease Reach Target Glucose With Low Incidence of Hypoglycemia When IV Insulin Is Managed on eGlycemic Management System Glucommander Presentation American Diabetes Association Scientific Sessions Date June 2015 Authors Joe Aloi,1 Raymie McFarland,2 Robby Booth,2 Melanie Mabrey,2 Paul Chidester,3 Amy Henderson,2 Andrew Rhinehart2 Objective Glucose control in hospitalized patients with kidney disease can be challenging. The impact …

May 16, 2015

eGlycemic Management Solution Provides Safe and Effective Meal Coverage for Critical Care and Surgery Patients Managed With IV Insulin in the Hospital

In by Heather DelCarpini

eGlycemic Management Solution Provides Safe and Effective Meal Coverage for Critical Care and Surgery Patients Managed With IV Insulin in the Hospital Presentation American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Scientific & Clinical Congress Date May 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi,1 Jagdeesh Ullal,2 Paul Chidester,3 Amy Henderson,4 Raymie McFarland,4 Robby Booth4 Objective The management of post-operative and critically ill patients frequently requires the …

eGlycemic Management Solution Safely Achieves Multiple Prescribed Glycemic Targets with Rare Hypoglycemia for Geriatric Inpatients

In by Heather DelCarpini

eGlycemic Management Solution Safely Achieves Multiple Prescribed Glycemic Targets with Rare Hypoglycemia for Geriatric Inpatients Presentation American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Scientific & Clinical Congress Date May 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi,1 Paul Chidester,2 Amy Henderson,3 Robby Booth,3 Raymie McFarland,3 Melanie Mabrey3 Objective The aging population and the number of older persons with diabetes is rising in the United States. Approximately …

eGlycemic Management Solution Safely Achieves Prescribed Glycemic Target with a Low Incidence of Hypoglycemia in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction in the Hospital

In by Heather DelCarpini

eGlycemic Management Solution Safely Achieves Prescribed Glycemic Target with a Low Incidence of Hypoglycemia in Patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction in the Hospital Presentation American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Scientific & Clinical Congress Date May 2015 Authors Melanie Mabrey,1,2 Jagdeesh Ullal,3 Raymie McFarland,1 Robby Booth,1 Amy Henderson,1 Joseph Aloi4 Objective Acute myocardial infarction (AMI) patients presenting with hyperglycemia on admission …

eGlycemic Management Solution Safely Maintains Glycemic Targets With a Low Incidence of Hypoglycemia for Non-Diabetic CV Surgical Patients in the Inpatient Setting

In by Heather DelCarpini

eGlycemic Management Solution Safely Maintains Glycemic Targets With a Low Incidence of Hypoglycemia for Non-Diabetic CV Surgical Patients in the Inpatient Setting Presentation American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists Scientific & Clinical Congress Date May 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi,1 Paul Chidester,2 Jagdeesh Ullal,3 Amy Henderson,4 Robby Booth,4 Raymie McFarland4 Objective Patients without a prior diagnosis of diabetes admitted for cardiovascular (CV) …

May 8, 2015

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Achieved ADA Glycemic Targets With Low Hypoglycemia for Patients Managed on Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Achieved ADA Glycemic Targets With Low Hypoglycemia for Patients Managed on Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy Presentation International Hospital Diabetes Meeting Date May 2015 Authors Melanie Mabrey, Joseph Aloi, Paul Chidester, Jagdeesh Ullal, Amy Henderson, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth Objective American Diabetes Association guidelines recommend a basal bolus correction insulin regimen as the preferred …

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Achieves Glucose Targets for Pediatric DKA Patients Safely

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Achieves Glucose Targets for Pediatric DKA Patients Safely Presentation International Hospital Diabetes Meeting Date May 2015 Authors Amy Henderson, Harry Hebblewhite, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth, Melanie Mabrey Objective Diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) occurs in up to 40% of children with new-onset diabetes mellitus and in children with existing diabetes who develop infection or …

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Produces Less Hypoglycemia for Patients Managed on Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Produces Less Hypoglycemia for Patients Managed on Subcutaneous Insulin Therapy Presentation International Hospital Diabetes Meeting Date May 2015 Authors Melanie Mabrey, Joseph Aloi, Paul Chidester, Amy Henderson, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth, Andrew Rhinehart Objective The American Diabetes Association guidelines recommend a basal bolus correction insulin regimen as the preferred method of treatment …

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Provides Safe and Effective Glucose Control for Cardiac Surgery Patients Managed on IV Insulin Therapy

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Provides Safe and Effective Glucose Control for Cardiac Surgery Patients Managed on IV Insulin Therapy Presentation International Hospital Diabetes Meeting Date May 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi, Paul Chidester, Amy Henderson, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth, Melanie Mabrey Objective Patients undergoing cardiovascular (CV) surgery and requiring intravenous (IV) insulin infusions challenge the clinician with …

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Provides Safe and Effective Meal Coverage for CV Patients Managed on IV Insulin Therapy

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec Provides Safe and Effective Meal Coverage for CV Patients Managed on IV Insulin Therapy Presentation International Hospital Diabetes Meeting Date May 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi, Paul Chidester, Amy Henderson, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth, Melanie Mabrey Objective Nutrition is an important factor in the healing process, especially for patients undergoing surgery. Clinicians face …

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec to Identify, Treat and Improve Glycemic Care for CHF Patients

In by Heather DelCarpini

Use of the eGlycemic Management Solution by Glytec to Identify, Treat and Improve Glycemic Care for CHF Patients Presentation International Hospital Diabetes Meeting Date May 2015 Authors Melanie Mabrey, Joseph Aloi, Paul Chidester, Jagdeesh Ullal, Amy Henderson, Raymie McFarland, Robby Booth Objective Patients with multiple chronic conditions have more hospital admissions. Patients with congestive heart failure (CHF) admitted to the …

April 1, 2015

Practice Changes in Blood Glucose Management Following Open Heart Surgery: From a Prospective Randomized Study to Everyday Practice

In by Heather DelCarpini

Practice Changes in Blood Glucose Management Following Open Heart Surgery: From a Prospective Randomized Study to Everyday Practice Publication European Journal of Cardio-Thoracic Surgery Date April 2015 Authors Niv Ad, Henry Tran, Linda Halpin, Alan Speir, Anthony Rongione, Graciela Pritchard, Sari Holmes ABSTRACT Objectives: Targeted blood glucose (BG) levels following cardiac surgery continues to be debated. According to the Society …

March 15, 2015

Transitioning Safely from Intravenous to Subcutaneous Insulin

In by Heather DelCarpini

Transitioning Safely from Intravenous to Subcutaneous Insulin Publication Current Diabetes Reports Date March 2015 Authors Kathryn Evans Kreider, Lillian F. Lien Abstract The transition from intravenous (IV) to subcutaneous (SQ) insulin in the hospitalized patient with diabetes or hyperglycemia is a key step in patient care. This review article suggests a stepwise approach to the transition in order to promote …

February 26, 2015

Improvement in Inpatient Glycemic Care Pathways to Quality

In by Heather DelCarpini

Improvement in Inpatient Glycemic Care: Pathways to Quality Publication Current Diabetes Reports Date February 2015 Authors Joseph Aloi, Christopher Mulla, Jagdeesh Ullal, David Lieb Abstract The management of inpatient hyperglycemia is a focus of quality improvement projects across many hospital systems while remaining a point of controversy among clinicians. The association of inpatient hyperglycemia with suboptimal hospital outcomes is accepted …