Stress hyperglycemia in febrile children: relationship to prediabetes


SAZ E. U. , ÖZEN S. , GOKSEN D. S. , DARCAN Ş.

MINERVA ENDOCRINOLOGICA, vol.36, no.2, pp.99-105, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 36 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Title of Journal : MINERVA ENDOCRINOLOGICA
  • Page Numbers: pp.99-105
  • Keywords: Hyperglycemia, Fever, Child, DEPENDENT DIABETES-MELLITUS, INTENSIVE INSULIN THERAPY, CRITICALLY-ILL PATIENTS, INTERLEUKIN-1, PREVALENCE, MECHANISMS, CHILDHOOD, MORTALITY, INJURY, BLOOD

Abstract

Aim. The aim of this study was to describe clinical characteristics and short-term outcomes in febrile infants and children with stress hyperglycemia (SH), and to evaluate the relationship between SH and prediabetes.