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Can APACHE II Score Predict Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Hyperglycemic Patients Presenting to Emergency Department?

Saeid Safari 1 , Farzad Rahmani 2 , Hassan Soleimanpour 3 , * , Hanieh Ebrahimi Bakhtavar 4 and Robab Mehdizadeh Esfanjani 5
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1 Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Emergency Medicine Department, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
3 Road Traffic Injury Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
4 Students’ Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
5 Neurosciences Research Center, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, Iran
Article information
  • Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine: October 01, 2014, 4 (4); e21365
  • Published Online: September 1, 2014
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 20, 2014
  • Revised: July 29, 2014
  • Accepted: August 15, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/aapm.21365

To Cite: Safari S, Rahmani F, Soleimanpour H, Ebrahimi Bakhtavar H, Mehdizadeh Esfanjani R. Can APACHE II Score Predict Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Hyperglycemic Patients Presenting to Emergency Department?, Anesth Pain Med. 2014 ; 4(4):e21365. doi: 10.5812/aapm.21365.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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