Diabetic Ketoacidosis

DKA protocol (Adult over 16 years)

Statewide clinical protocol supporting acute management and discharge planning of adults in diabetic ketoacidosis

Reducing DKA at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children

The Reducing DKA in Children Campaign focuses on raising awareness of the early warning signs of paediatric Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) in order to prevent the onset of Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA); a metabolic emergency with significant mortality and morbidity.

For consumer information including posters, videos and fact sheets for parents and families visit the Queensland Children’s Hospital website.

More about the campaign – CEQ News article

Clinician Education
Clinic Posters

Poster and fact sheets for families, community and primary care settings

The 4T’s awareness poster is also available in the following languages:

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Last updated: 13 October 2022