The Resource Diabetes, R. David Leslie [and others]

Diabetes, R. David Leslie [and others]

Label
Diabetes
Title
Diabetes
Statement of responsibility
R. David Leslie [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A clear, concise and handy resource for everyday use by practising physicians, explaining the underlying pathophysiology of the disease, as well as covering in detail all its main forms and complications. Illustrated throughout by explanatory diagrams, graphs, tables and photos
Member of
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
616.462
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC660
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
Series statement
Clinician's desk reference
Label
Diabetes, R. David Leslie [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; CHAPTER 1 The nature of diabetes; What is diabetes?; Overview; Epidemiology; Definitions and classification; Forms of diabetes; Type 1 diabetes; Type 2 diabetes; Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY); Gestational diabetes mellitus (GDM); Neonatal diabetes; Secondary diabetes; Clinical presentations of diabetes; Complications of diabetes; Macrovascular complications; Microsvascular complications; Acute metabolic complications; Infections; Disorders of the joints, ligaments, and skin; The cost of diabetes
  • CHAPTER 5 Diabetes screening and patient careManagement overview; Risk factors; Annual examination; Screening for complications; Eyes; Kidneys; Feet; Erectile dysfunction; Vascular disease; Treating children; Types of childhood diabetes; Management of young patients; The elderly diabetes patient; Management of elderly patients; Control of hypoglycemia; Ethnic minorities; Patient education and community care; Living with diabetes; Employment; Finance; Sport; Holidays and travel; Driving; CHAPTER 6 Diabetes and vascular disease; Macrovascular disease; Pathogenesis of macrovascular complications
  • Treatment and management principles for macrovascular diseaseGeneral principles; Glucose control; Lipid-lowering drugs; Revascularization procedures; Pathogenesis of microvascular complications; Hyperglycemia; High intracellular glucose; Advanced glycation endproducts; Reactive oxygen species; Sorbitol accumulation; Activation of protein kinase C-beta; Hemodynamic changes; Treatment and management principles for microvascular disease; Reducing the risk of vascular disease; Obesity and sedentary lifestyle; Hypertension; Dyslipidemia; Smoking; Hyperglycemia; Antithrombotic agents
Control code
ocn815647055
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283639705
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b27089976
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)815647055
  • pebco128363970X

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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