Emma Griffiths

MBBS, MPHTM, FRACGP, FARGP, FAFPHM, Clinical Senior Lecturer, Rural Clinical School of Western Australia, Broome, WA

Hyperglycaemic presentations in type 2 diabetes

Hyperosmolar hyperglycaemic state is a potentially life-threatening metabolic derangement seen in type 2 diabetes, with early recognition and treatment essential to achieving a good outcome.