Efficacy and safety of SPRINT and STAR protocol on Malaysian critically-ill patients

Ahamad, Nurhamim and Abdul Razak, Normy Norfiza and Mohd Suhaimi, Fatanah and Jamaludin, Ummu Kulthum and Pretty, Christopher and Chase, James Geoffrey and Md Ralib, Azrina and Mat Nor, Mohd Basri (2016) Efficacy and safety of SPRINT and STAR protocol on Malaysian critically-ill patients. In: 2016 IEEE EMBS Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Sciences (IECBES). IEEE, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pp. 370-375. ISBN 978-1-4673-7791-1

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    Abstract

    Abstract: Intensive care unit patients may have a better glycaemic management with the right control protocol. Results of virtual trial performance on Malaysian critically-ill patients adopting a model-derived and model-based control protocol known as SPRINT and STAR are presented in this paper. These ICU patients have been treated by intensive sliding-scale insulin infusion. The effectiveness and safety of glycaemic control are then analysed. Results showed that patient safety improved by 83% with SPRINT and STAR protocol as the number of hypoglycaemic patients significantly reduced (BG<;2.2 mmol/L). Percentage of time within desired bands and median BG improves in both SPRINT and STAR. However, the improvements are associated with higher number of BG measurements (workload).

    Item Type: Book Section
    Subjects: R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA440-440.87 Study and teaching. Research
    Divisions: Institut Perubatan & Pergigian Termaju (Advanced Medical & Dental Institute) > Book Section/Chapter
    Zoom Profil Pakar (Expert Profile) > Dr. Fatanah Mohamad Suhaimi (Advanced Medical & Dental Institute)
    Depositing User: Administrator Automasi
    Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2017 09:44
    Last Modified: 06 Nov 2017 09:45
    URI: http://eprints.usm.my/id/eprint/37329

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