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Clinical Focus Series: Diabetes Mellitus

9789352701803
180 pages
Jaypee Bros Medical Pub Pvt Ltd
Overview

Part of the recognised Clinical Focus Series, this book is a guide to the management of diabetes mellitus.

Beginning with discussion on the role of exercise and nutrition, the next chapters look at the characteristics of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.

The following sections cover the management of long-term complications of diabetes including diabetic retinopathy, diabetic neuropathy, cardiovascular disease, diabetic nephropathy, hypoglycaemia, and more.

The final chapters discuss the role of bariatric surgery, and retaining and regaining pancreatic ß-cells in the management of diabetes.

Up to date reviews of current practice recommendations for management of the disease and its complications are included.

Key points

  • Guide to the management of diabetes mellitus covering various long-term complications
  • Part of the recognised Clinical Focus Series
  • Reviews current practice recommendations
  • Internationally recognised editor team from Eastern Virginia Medical School, US
Author Bio

Romesh Khardori MD Phd FACP FRCP
Professor of Medicine

Jagdeesh Ullal MD MS CCD ECNU FACE FACP
Associate Professor

David C Lieb MD FACE FACP
Associate Professor

All at Department of Internal Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia, United States