In-hospital mortality and diabetes: Absence of association

Published: 31 January 2017
Author(s): Francesco Cei, Daniela Cannistraro, Nicola Mumoli, Marco Cei
Issue: January 2017
Section: Letter to the Editor

Diabetes and hyperglycemia are commonly considered in-hospital mortality determinants, as shown by the retrospective analysis of Umpierrez [1] and Krinsley [2]. However, we already found these results not easily generalizable [3].