The Hospital Management of Hypoglycaemia in Adults with Diabetes Mellitus

Title
The Hospital Management of Hypoglycaemia in Adults with Diabetes Mellitus
Category
Inpatient
Summary
Guideline for the management of hypoglycaemia in adults (aged 16 years or older) with diabetes mellitus within the hospital setting. Local policies may exist for the treatment of younger adults aged between 16 to 18 years and you may need to refer to these. The guideline is aimed at all healthcare professionals involved in the management of people with diabetes in hospital.
Date of publication
Revised September 2013
Publisher
Joint British Diabetes Societies for Inpatient Care (JBDS-IP)
Lead authors
Esther Walden (RGN), Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation TrustDebbie Stanisstreet (RGN), East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust Christine Jones, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Dr Alex Graveling, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary