High glucose levels in patients admitted with stroke and other critical illnesses is known to create worse outcomes. There is also data linking blood glucose levels with heart health in general.
This study found a consistent link between elevated blood sugar and 30 day death rate for patients with acute heart failure.
The researchers analysed data from 6,212 acute heart failure patients.
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HF Mortality Linked to Glucose Levels (CME/CE)
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