FeatureGlycemic control in the hospital: How tight should it be?Kessler, Christine RN, ANP, BC-ADM, MNAuthor Information Christine Kessler is a nurse practitioner at the Diabetes Institute at the Department of Endocrinology and Metabolic Medicine at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C. Consider the latest evidence as you explore the controversial issue of glycemic control in critically ill patients. The author has disclosed that she has no financial relationships related to this article. Nursing2009: November 2009 - Volume 39 - Issue 11 - p 38-43 doi: 10.1097/01.NURSE.0000363375.07610.82 Buy Take the CE Test Metrics Too-tight glycemic control has a downside for hospitalized patients. Explore the latest evidence to make sure your nursing care is current. © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.