• Adherence to Guidelines in the Treatment of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in Children: An Austrian Survey

    4 days ago - By Pediatric Emergency Care

    Background
    The aim of this study is to assess the adherence of Austrian physicians to International Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Diabetes guidelines 2009 concerning treatment in diabetic ketoacidosis and whether there is a difference between specialty or clinical experience.
    Patients and Methods
    An online questionnaire was sent to members of the working groups of the Austrian Society of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine.
    Results
    Of 106 questionnaires, 56 were included in the analysis. The mean ± SD overall adherence was 60 ± 23.5%. Endocrinologists showed a nonsignificant higher...
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