• Reducing prescribing errors in hospitalized children on the ketogenic diet

    2 days ago - By Pediatric Neurology

    Children on ketogenic diet must limit carbohydrate intake to maintain ketosis and reduce seizure burden. Ketogenic diet patients are vulnerable to harm in the hospital setting where carbohydrate-containing medications are commonly prescribed. We developed clinical decision support to reduce inappropriate prescription of carbohydrate-containing medications in hospitalized children on ketogenic diet.
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