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Glycemic Penalty Index (GPI)

Purpose:

To determine the antimalarial prophylaxis needed for a traveler based on malarial sensitivity pattern in the travel region and drug contraindications.

Specialty:

Endocrinology, Nutrition & Dermatology
Clinical Laboratory

Objective:

laboratory tests, dosage calculations, travel

ICD-10:

E10, E11

Description:

Van Herpe et al developed the Glycemic Penalty Index (GPI) to monitor a patient's glucose control. The authors are from Katholieke Universiteit Leuven.

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