Rebecca McEachern, Author at Clinical Pain Advisor

Rebecca McEachern

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Steroid/drug-induced hyperglycemia

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Drug-induced hyperglycemia is a more common complication of various treatment regimens than many physicians may realize. – Glucocorticoid (GC) or steroid-induced hyperglycemia has been well described in rheumatology, oncology and transplant literature for several decades. GC-induced hyperglycemia is the most common form of drug-induced hyperglycemia. GC treatment routes…

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