Diabetic Keto-acidosis: Intensive care
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Dr Andrew Durward summarises the four rules in dealing with DKA in intensive care. Dr Durward covers using insulin to clear blood ketones, avoiding too much isotonic fluids, controlling ketoacid resolution, and recognising cerebral oedema.
This lecture was filmed at the 'Life-threatening asthma, sepsis, epilepsy and diabetes in children' meeting at the Royal Society of Medicine in London.
Date of lecture: 9th November 2016