Sally Singleton

MBBS, BMedSc, MPHTM, FAFPHM, FRACGP, FACRRM, 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.