Bicarbonate Therapy in Severe Diabetic Ketoacidosis (letter)
Department of Quantitative Health Sciences
Letter to the Editor
Medical Subject Headings
Diabetic Ketoacidosis; Bicarbonates
Biostatistics | Epidemiology | Health Services Research
To the editor: Morris and associates' (1) study of bicarbonate therapy in diabetic ketoacidosis contributes important evidence against using bicarbonate. However, we cannot agree that the authors have established that "administration of bicarbonate does not affect recovery outcome variables as compared with those in a control group."
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Citation: Kiefe C. Bicarbonate therapy in severe diabetic ketoacidosis (letter). Annals of Internal Medicine 106:635, 1987.
Kiefe, Catarina I., "Bicarbonate Therapy in Severe Diabetic Ketoacidosis (letter)" (1987). Quantitative Health Sciences Publications and Presentations. 168.