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Glycaemic control in end-of-life care: fundamental or futile?

Lindskog, Magnus; Kärvestedt, Lars and Fürst, Carl Johan LU (2014) In Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care 8(4). p.378-382
Abstract
Diabetes mellitus is one of the most common comorbidities in palliative care. Yet, the optimal handling of diabetes mellitus in dying patients is debated. This review aims to discuss comprehensively the scientific basis as of today for diabetes mellitus management decisions in end-of-life (EOL) care.
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Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care
volume
8
issue
4
pages
378 - 382
publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
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  • pmid:25259543
  • wos:000344737500011
  • scopus:84928106927
ISSN
1751-4266
DOI
10.1097/SPC.0000000000000095
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English
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  abstract     = {Diabetes mellitus is one of the most common comorbidities in palliative care. Yet, the optimal handling of diabetes mellitus in dying patients is debated. This review aims to discuss comprehensively the scientific basis as of today for diabetes mellitus management decisions in end-of-life (EOL) care.},
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  issn         = {1751-4266},
  language     = {eng},
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  pages        = {378--382},
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  series       = {Current Opinion in Supportive and Palliative Care},
  title        = {Glycaemic control in end-of-life care: fundamental or futile?},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SPC.0000000000000095},
  volume       = {8},
  year         = {2014},
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