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World J Diabetes. Sep 15, 2019; 10(9): 481-484
Published online Sep 15, 2019. doi: 10.4239/wjd.v10.i9.481
Table 1 Ram’s regimen (dose of insulin)* Target glucose level 140-180 mg/dL.
Condition of the patientDose of insulin,i.e.,units of insulin per gram of dextrose per hour (U/g per hour)[6]Total insulin in 500 mL of 5% dextrose isotonic saline solution
General guideline0.2-0.45 to 10 U
Obese/hepatic dysfunction0.615 U
Severe infections/sepsis/steroid therapy0.6-0.815 to 20 U