Canterbury DHB

Context

Haematology Patients

Key points

Recommendations

HbA1c should be measured in all patients as part of standard care:

Risk factors for SIH

The following factors should be considered:

Monitoring capillary (finger prick) glucose in high risk patients

This is recommended:

Treatment decisions

These depend on a number of factors:

The patient’s general practitioner should be involved in care decisions:

About this Canterbury DHB document (284653):

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Issue Date:

January 2019

Next Review:

January 2022

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Topic Code: 284653