Improved outcome of patients with diabetes mellitus with good glycemic control in the cardiac intensive care unit: a retrospective study.


Diabetes Unit, Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel. [Email]


Diabetes mellitus (DM) is a prevalent metabolic disease characterized by chronic hyperglycemia. A primary burden of DM is related to its long-term complications, which have been shown to impact the course of hospitalization and to influence patients' outcome.


Diabetes mellitus,Glycemic control,Hypoglycemia,Length of admission,Mortality,