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Canadian Diabetes Association Glycemic Control Guidelines 

Adapted from: Canadian Diabetes Association Clinical Practice Guidelines Expert Committee. Canadian Diabetes Association 2013 Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Prevention and Management of Diabetes in Canada. Can J Diabetes 2013;37(suppl 1):S1-S212.


Noncritically ill patients treated with insulin:

  • Preprandial BG targets should be 5.0 to 8.0 mmol/L in conjunction with random BG values <10.0 mmol/L


Perioperative glycemic targets: 

  • 5.0 and 10.0 mmol/L for most surgical situations

  • 5.5 and 10.0 mmol/L for patients with diabetes undergoing CABG




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