Blood glucose values required for certain primary or secondary impressions

Blood glucose values required for certain primary or secondary impressions

When one of the primary or secondary impression listed below is selected for your patient, it is expected that a blood glucose check will be performed.

  • CV- Hypotension
  • CV- Hypovolemia (not trauma)
  • Endocrine- Hypoglyucemia
  • Endocrine- Hyperglycemia
  • Endocrine- Hyperkalemia
  • Endocrine- Disorder not otherwise listed
  • Environmental- Heat exhaustion
  • Environmental- Heatstroke/sunstroke
  • Environmental- Hypothermia
  • General- Allergic reaction
  • General- Anaphylactic shock
  • General- Dehydration
  • General- Weakness
  • Injury- Hypovolemic shock (from trauma)
  • Neuro- Stroke/CVA
  • Neuro- Altered mental status
  • Neuro- Headache
  • Neuro- Syncopal Episode
  • Pain-Chest (not cardiac or injury)
  • Substance abuse- Alcohol
  • Substance abuse- Withdrawl from alcohol
  • Substance abuse- Cocaine
  • Substance abuse- Hallucinogen

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