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Mentor, Preceptor, Principle Investigator
Mentor: Kelsee Halpin MD, MPH
The objective of our investigation was to describe the diagnostic characteristics of point-of-care capillary beta-hydroxybutyrate (BOHB) testing to predict diabetic ketoacidosis among pediatric patients presenting with hyperglycemia in the pediatric emergency department.
Diabetic Ketoacidosis/diagnosis; Emergency Service, Hospital; Child; Adolescent; Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1; Sensitivity and Specificity
DKA; BOHB; IDDM
Diagnosis | Emergency Medicine | Endocrine System Diseases | Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism | Pediatrics
Knoll, Michelle; Halpin, Kelsee; and McDonough, Ryan, "Utility of Point-of-Care Beta-hydroxybutyrate Testing for Predicting Diabetic Ketoacidosis in the Pediatric Emergency Department" (2019). Posters. 110.