EDWARD S. DILLON, M.D., F.A.C.P.; W. WALLACE DYER, M.D.
In making this report we have two purposes, first to present briefly chemical and clinical data of cases of diabetic acidosis as encountered in a large city hospital, and second to evaluate data determined at admission in regard to their effect on the prognosis.
For many years we have been impressed with the fact that both the rate of incidence and the mortality rate of acidosis are much higher in diabetics of the economic and intellectual class of society which is dependent on the city hospital than in those diabetics seen in private practice. During the six years 1931 to
DILLON ES, DYER WW. FACTORS INFLUENCING THE PROGNOSIS IN DIABETIC COMA1. Ann Intern Med. ;11:602–617. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-11-4-602
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1937;11(4):602-617.
Cardiology, Coronary Risk Factors, Diabetes, Endocrine and Metabolism.
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