Table 3—

Response to medical treatment

SC-1hSC-2hRegular IV insulin
n151515
Length of hospital stay (days)3.4 ± 33.9 ± 54.5 ± 3
Duration of therapy until glucose <13.8 mmol/l (h)6.9 ± 46.1 ± 47.1 ± 5
Duration of therapy until resolution of DKA (h)10 ± 310.7 ± 311 ± 3
Amount of insulin until glucose <13.8 mmol/l (units)67 ± 3765 ± 2662 ± 28
Amount of insulin until resolution of DKA (units)85 ± 3394 ± 3282 ± 28
Episodes of hypoglycemia111
  • Data are means ± SD.