Glycaemic Management During the Inpatient Enteral Feeding of Stroke Patients with Diabetes

Title
Glycaemic Management During the Inpatient Enteral Feeding of Stroke Patients with Diabetes
Category
Inpatient
Summary
The document aims to provide guidance to multidisciplinary teams (MDT) – general physicians and stroke specialists, general medical ward and stroke unit nursing staff, dietitians and nutrition teams. It aims to provide pragmatic guidance for the inpatient management of people with stroke who have diabetes and who require a period of enteral feeding in order to improve patient outcomes and patient experience.
Date of publication
June 2012
Publisher
Joint British Diabetes Societies for Inpatient Care (JBDS-IP)
Lead authors
Dr Aled Roberts, Cardiff and Vale University Local Health BoardSimone Penfold, The Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust