Welcome to StudyStack, where users create FlashCards and share them with others. Click on the large flashcard to flip it over. Then click the green, red, or yellow box to move the current card to that box. Below the flashcards are blue buttons for other activities that you can try to study the same information.
Reset Password Free Sign Up

Free flashcards for serious fun studying. Create your own or use sets shared by other students and teachers.

Remove ads
Don't know (0)
Know (0)
remaining cards (0)
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards

Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Glucose Metabolism

what is glycogenesis the conversion of glucose to glycogen using insulin
what is glycogenolysis the conversion of glycogen to glucose using glucagon
in the 1st postnatal hours what does the neonatal brain metabolise to make glucose lactate
what are normal blood glucose boundaries >1.7mmol before 24hrs 2.6 mmol/l -> 8 mmol/l
what are some factors resulting in inadequate gluc prod prem, IUGR, delayed feeding, stress hypoxia RDS hypothermia infection or inborn errors of metabolism
factors influencing increased glucose production include iatrogenic, infant of a diabetic, pancreatic defects
what are some of the factors associated with hyperglycaemia LBW extreme prem, IUGR, excessive ivi gluc, stress infection sepsis, transient/permanent diabetes, dexamethasone
Created by: KerriPatton

bad sites Copyright ©2001-2016  StudyStack LLC   All rights reserved.