Sliding scale

Sliding scale (variable-rate intravenous insulin infusion) What is an insulin ‘sliding scale’? A sliding scale (or the real name: variable-rate intravenous insulin infusion, sometimes abbreviated to ‘VRIII’) is an intravenous drip with insulin...

Gestational Diabetes Birth

In this post, I look at Gestational Diabetes Birth. I’ll start by sharing what the current [2022] guidelines in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland recommend for timing and mode of birth for those diagnosed with gestational diabetes. I will then share...