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Handbook of Diabetes

Handbook of Diabetes - 3rd edition

Handbook of Diabetes - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9781405120524

ISBN10: 1405120525

Handbook of Diabetes by Gareth Williams and John Pickup - ISBN 9781405120524
Edition: 3RD 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: Blackwell Science, Inc.
Published: 2004
International: No
Handbook of Diabetes by Gareth Williams and John Pickup - ISBN 9781405120524

ISBN13: 9781405120524

ISBN10: 1405120525

Edition: 3RD 04

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Summary

The Handbook of Diabetes is now in its third edition and continues to grow in popularity as an essential manual for all healthcare professionals involved in the treatment of patients with diabetes. As a concise reference book, the contents are edited and re-written from Pickup & Williams' Textbook of Diabetes.

This new edition has been extensively revised and updated, and is richly illustrated throughout in four colour. The Handbook of Diabetes 3e contains a wealth of clinical wisdom against a backdrop of clinical science that will be of help to every member of the diabetes care team.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1 Introduction to diabetes
2 History of diabetes
3 Diagnosis and classification of diabetes
4 Public health aspects of diabetes
5 Normal physiology of insulin secretion and action
6 Epidemiology and aetiology of type 1 diabetes
7 Epidemiology and aetiology of type 2 diabetes
8 Other types of diabetes
9 Diabetic control and its measurement
10 Management of type 1 diabetes
11 Management of type 2 diabetes
12 Diabetic ketoacidosis and hyperosmolar non-ketotic hyperglycaemia
13 Hypoglycaemia
14 Control and complications
15 Diabetic eye disease
16 Diabetic nephropathy
17 Diabetic neuropathy
18 Blood lipid abnormalities
19 Hypertension in diabetes
20 Macrovascular disease in diabetes
21 Foot problems in diabetes
22 Sexual problems in diabetes
23 Gastrointestinal problems in diabetes
24 Skin and connective tissue disorders in diabetes
25 Psychological and psychiatric problems in diabetes
26 Some intercurrent problems in diabetes

Exercise
Drugs
Infections
Surgery

27 Pregnancy and diabetes
28 Diabetes in childhood and adolescence
29 Diabetes in old age
30 Diabetes and lifestyle

Driving
Employment
Smoking
Travel

31 Organization of diabetes care: diabetes specialist nursing, diabetes education and general practice
32 Future directions in diabetes managment and research

Pancreas and islet-cell transplantation
Stem-cell therapy
Gene therapy

Other Editions of Handbook of Diabetes

Handbook of Diabetes by Williams - ISBN 9780632055043
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