SESSION TITLE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster - Critical Care IV
SESSION TYPE: Student/Resident Case Report Poster
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
INTRODUCTION: Metformin-associated lactic acidosis (MALA) is a rare but well-documented phenomenon with an estimated incidence of 6 cases per 100,000 person-years (1). While often fatal, MALA carries a better prognosis than other etiologies of severe acidosis (2).