Professor Ketan Dhatariya discusses the importance of a 2010 paper on post-operative outcomes in people with known diabetes versus those who were not known to have it.
Frisch A, Chandra P, Smiley D, Peng L, Rizzo M, Gatcliffe C, Hudson M, Mendoza J, Johnson R, Lin E, Umpierrez GE.
Prevalence and Clinical Outcome of Hyperglycaemia in the Perioperative Period in Noncardiac Surgery. Diabetes Care. 2010 Aug; 33(8): 1783-8.
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