Susan Shapiro Braithwaite
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Performance of a dose-defining insulin infusion protocol among trauma service intensive care unit admissionsSusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27713, USA
Diabetes Technol Ther 8:476-88. 2006....
- The case for supporting inpatient glycemic control programs now: the evidence and beyondSusan S Braithwaite
Department of Medicine, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
J Hosp Med 3:6-16. 2008
- Inpatient insulin therapySusan Shapiro Braithwaite
Division of Endocrinology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7172, USA
Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes 15:159-66. 2008....
- The transition from insulin infusions to long-term diabetes therapy: the argument for insulin analogsSusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Durham, North Carolina 27713, USA
Semin Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 18:366-78. 2006....
- Patient-level glucose reporting: averages, episodes, or something in between?Susan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, Highgate, Durham, NC 27713, USA
Crit Care 12:133. 2008..Capturing both hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia in a single index will be shown to be useful if the GPI enables us to better define insulin strategies, outcomes, and targets...
- Managing hyperglycemia in hospitalized patientsSusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina, Division of Endocrinology, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7172, USA
Clin Cornerstone 8:44-54; discussion 55-7. 2007....
- Defining the benefits of euglycemia in the hospitalized patientSusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina, Durham, North Carolina, USA
J Hosp Med 2:5-12. 2007
- Algorithms for intravenous insulin deliverySusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina, Division of Endocrinology, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7172, USA
Curr Diabetes Rev 4:258-68. 2008..It is hoped that hypoglycemia and variability of control will become negligible problems, and that fear of hypoglycemia no longer will deflect investigators and caregivers from providing optimal glycemic management...
- Practical aspects of intensive insulinization in the intensive care unitLioubov S Boulkina
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27713, USA
Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 10:197-205. 2007..Strategies used for intensive insulin therapy of critically ill patients and differences of approach according to medical condition are reviewed...
- No patient left behind: evaluation and design of intravenous insulin infusion algorithmsSusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina, Durham, North Carolina
Endocr Pract 12:72-8. 2006..To define the characteristics of performance evaluation, algorithm design, and regulation of insulin delivery by which professionals and the healthcare system might differentiate between methodologies for intravenous insulin infusion...
- Hospital hypoglycemia: not only treatment but also preventionSusan S Braithwaite
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
Endocr Pract 10:89-99. 2004..To propose a strategy, applicable on general hospital wards, for prevention of hypoglycemia in hospitalized patients...
- Glucose measurement: confounding issues in setting targets for inpatient managementKathleen Dungan
Division of Endocrinology, Ohio State University School of Medicine, Columbus, OH, USA
Diabetes Care 30:403-9. 2007
- Metformin-associated lactic acidosis in a burn patientPaul J Riesenman
Department of Surgery, North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514, USA
J Burn Care Res 28:342-7. 2007..The use of this medication in nonburn diabetic patients has been associated with the development of lactic acidosis. We present an acute burn patient who developed lactic acidosis while receiving metformin for management of his diabetes...