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Medication Management in Elders: Hypoglycemics (Mrs. Green)

Medication Management in Elders: Hypoglycemics (Mrs. Green)

 Margarita Sotelo, MD, University of California San Francisco
 Amit Shah, MD; Carol Howe, MD, MLS; Kathryn Callahan, MD; Cynthia Brown, MD, MSPH; Rosanne Leipzig, MD, PhD
Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:54am
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Wed, 01/09/2013 - 10:54am

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You are on your clinical rotation and your team is on-call. The senior resident was called to the Emergency Department to admit Mrs. Green, an 85-year-old widow with Diabetes Mellitus Type II (DM II) who was brought in after being found down. At home, her fingerstick glucose was 45 mg/dL




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Margarita Sotelo, MD, University of California San Francisco. Medication Management in Elders: Hypoglycemics (Mrs. Green). POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2013 Available from:

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