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Hyperinsulinemia/euglycemia therapy (HIET) for the management of severe amlodipine toxicosis in a cat
  • Audrey Tinsman,
  • Tara Bellis
Audrey Tinsman
Bluepearl Veterinary Partners
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Tara Bellis
BluePearl Veterinary Specialists
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Abstract

Calcium channel blocker overdose is encountered in human and veterinary medicine. At toxic levels these medications alter glucose metabolism, vascular tone, and cardiac function. Hyperinsulinemia/euglycemia therapy is a cardioprotective treatment used in human medicine, but rarely documented in veterinary medicine. This is the first report of HIET in a cat.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

20 Apr 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
28 Apr 2021Assigned to Editor
28 Apr 2021Submission Checks Completed
03 May 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
10 Jun 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
13 Jun 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor