Inordinate Glucose Variation Poststroke is Associated with Poor Neurological Improvement in Patients Without History of Diabetes.

Inordinate Glucose Variation Poststroke is Associated with Poor Neurological Improvement in Patients Without History of Diabetes. CNS Neurosci Ther. 2014 Mar 17; Authors: Yu J, Zhang CG, Zhang SP, Xiao WM, Pan XP, Liu ZH, Chu XF, Gao QC, Xu AD, Xu ZQ, Zeng JS Abstract INTRODUCTION: Glucose variation is an important risk factor for the complications of diabetes mellitus. The plasma glucose level poststroke is in continuous fluctuation. However, whether the variation influences neurological improvement remains unknown. AIMS: This observational study aimed to investigate the association of glucose variation with neurological improvement poststroke. METHODS: We consecutively enrolled 216 ischemic stroke patients with no history of diabetes mellitus within 72 h of onset, with instant blood glucose
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