Neonatal Glucose Monitoring Dx and Rx Flow Charts From CHOP

In addition to this post, please see 10 CHOP Clinical Pathways Relevant To Neonatology
Posted on January 19, 2019 by Tom Wade MD
This post contains links to and excerpts from the resources on Neonatal Glucose Monitoring [Link is to the flow chart] and the IV Treatment Pathway from the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.
Glucose Monitoring of the Healthy Newborn, 0 to 36 hours of age
Glucose Actions
< 30 Notify practitioner, IV Treatment Pathway

Notify practitioner

Feed Breastfeed or expressed breast milk or formula PO, gavage
Repeat AC 30 minutes after feeding finished
If < 45 Notify practitioner, admit NICU / SCN
If ≥ 45 Repeat AC in 2-3 hours
40-49 Repeat AC in 2-3 hours
≥ 50
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