A little boy weighing 40 pounds and a grown man weighing 200 pounds have a 50 mg/dL (2.7 mmol/L) low blood sugar. How many glucose tablets will each need to raise blood sugar to over 80 mg/dL (4.4 mmol/L)? If we control for variables like insulin-on-board or medications and the only difference is
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