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Table 2 Treatment items before, during and after treatment of DKA

From: Symptomatic cerebral oedema during treatment of diabetic ketoacidosis: effect of adjuvant octreotide infusion

Treatment items Time (h) after admission
  0 10 24 44
net fluid gain* (ml/kg) 10 13 83 116
GCS**score (3-15) 12 8 not applicable 15
Artificial ventilation -/+ --- -- < ++++ ++++++++++ ++++ > ---
Octreotide infusion (μg/kg/h) 0 0 3.5 1.8
Insulin infusion (U/kg/h) 0.1 0.1 0.05 0.025
  1. *total intravenous fluids minus urinary output; **GCS = Glasgow Coma Scale