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Acute hyperinsulinemia restrains endotoxin-induced systemic inflammatory response: an experimental study in a porcine model

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  • Anaesthesiology
  • Medical Research Laboratory
  • Anæstesiologisk Afdeling, SKS
  • Institute of Biostatistics
  • Centre for Clinical Pharmacology
  • The Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes
Intensive insulin therapy in critically ill patients reduces morbidity and mortality. The current study elucidates whether acute hyperinsulinemia per se could attenuate the systemic cytokine response and improve neutrophil function during endotoxin (lipopolysaccharide)-induced systemic inflammation in a porcine model.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)861-70
Number of pages10
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2004

    Research areas

  • Acute Disease, Animals, Blood Glucose, Blood Pressure, Endotoxins, Fatty Acids, Nonesterified, Female, Glucagon, Hyperinsulinism, Interleukin-6, Neutrophils, Swine, Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha

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