Vitamin C in critical care, a Safety warning.

Sartor Z, Kesey J, Dissanaike S. The effects of intravenous vitamin C on point-of-care glucose monitoring. J Burn Care Res. 2015;36:50-56.

It seems that we should not rely PoC glucose for patients treated with Vitamin C. Risk for insulin therapy stands out. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24502221

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after more than a quarter of a century of intensive care medicine consultancy in one of the UK's largest teaching hospitals Dr Woodcock is on a mission to ensure the steady state Starling principle is known and understood by every student and every practitioner.

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