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Hyperglycemia

Pediatrics Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA) http://foamcast.org   Blog Post + Podcast Learning Time: 30mins
Review of a post on Pediatric DKA from Dr. Anton Helman's Emergency Medicine Cases. FOAMcast also covers DKA in adults in their review.
Sarah Reid, Sarah Curtis on the diagnosis and management of pediatric DKA, risk factors for cerebral edema, management of cerebral edema on EM Cases podcast
Evidence based answers to some important DKA questions: VBG vs. ABG? Serum vs. urine ketones for diagnosis? Should we be using IV bicarb in severe cases? Insulin drip vs. Insulin drip and bolus?
Anand Swaminathan, MD MPH (@EMSwami) addresses four myths in DKA management: VBG vs ABG, electrolytes, bicarb administration, and insulin boluses.
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