Table 6.3

Classification of hypoglycemia (44)

LevelGlycemic criteria/description
Level 1Glucose <70 mg/dL (3.9 mmol/L) and glucose ≥54 mg/dL (3.0 mmol/L)
Level 2Glucose <54 mg/dL (3.0 mmol/L)
Level 3A severe event characterized by altered mental and/or physical status requiring assistance