• Diabetes, stress hyperglycemia worsen stroke outcomes

    30 days ago - By Healio

    Patients with diabetes and/or stress hyperglycemia are at a higher risk for poorer stroke outcomes than the general population, according to findings published in the Journal of Diabetes Investigation.
    “Diabetes is a growing chronic disease globally, and it has implications on patient recovery after an acute stroke,” Lik-Hui Lau, MBBS, an endocrinology advanced trainee at Austin Health in Victoria, Australia, and Elif I. Ekinci, PhD, director of diabetes at Austin Health, told Endocrine Today. “A robust method to predict the effects of diabetes and stress
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