Evidence Based Guideline: Diabetes: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus (T1DM) and Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
Brief Description: This guideline addresses the medical management of diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) and type 1 diabetes mellitus. The guideline includes aspects of continuing management, DKA resolution, and patient education as a part of discharge planning. The guideline also contains specific recommendations for clinical as well as laboratory evaluation along with medical management. A table is included to provide guidance on appropriate IV insulin infusion rates based on the patient's change in glucose measurements.