Differences in Resource Utilization Between Patients With Diabetes Receiving Glycemia-Targeted Specialized Nutrition vs Standard Nutrition Formulas in US Hospitals

Publish Date: November 2014
Author(s): Osama Hamdy, Frank R. Ernst, Dorothy Baumer, Vikkie Mustad, Jamie Partridge, and Refaat Hegazi


The purpose of the study was to compare patient outcomes and costs for patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) receiving glycemia-targeted specialized nutrition (GTSN) with similar patients receiving standard nutrition (STDN) formulas during acute care hospitalizations. Excerpt from pubmed.gov.
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