Diabetic emergencies including hypoglycemia during Ramadan

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Jamal Ahmad; Md Faruque Pathan; Mohammed Abdul Jaleel; Farah Naaz Fathima; Syed Abbas Raza; A K Azad Khan; Osama Ishtiaq; Aisha Sheikh;
  • Publisher: Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd
  • Journal: Indian Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, volume 16, issue 4, pages 512-515 (issn: 2230-8210, eissn: 2230-9500)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.4103/2230-8210.97996, pmc: PMC3401746
  • Subject: Diseases of the digestive system. Gastroenterology | hyperglycemia | infection | ketosis | Diabetic ketoacidosis | RC648-665 | RC799-869 | hypoglycemia | fasting | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | South Asian Guidelines for Management of Endocrine Disorders in Ramadan

Majority of physicians are of the opinion that Ramadan fasting is acceptable for well-balanced type 2 patients conscious of their disease and compliant with their diet and drug intake. Fasting during Ramadan for patients with diabetes carries a risk of an assortment of ... View more
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