A Practical Guide to Diabetes Mellitus (7th Revised edition)

A Practical Guide to Diabetes Mellitus (7th Revised edition)

By: Senthil K. Vasan (editor), Jachin Velavan (editor), Nihal Thomas (editor), Nitin Kapoor (editor)Paperback

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A Practical Guide to Diabetes Mellitus is the latest edition of this comprehensive, highly illustrated guide to diabetes. The book is comprised of 30 chapters, encompassing a range of practical treatments for diabetes. Beginning with an overview of the anatomy and physiology of the pancreas, subsequent chapters cover topics such as medical nutrition therapy, insulin therapy, diabetic foot, and ocular disease. This edition includes brand new chapters on obesity, wound care, the elderly and epidemiology. The chapter on insulin therapy outlines key aspects of insulin injection techniques, mixing of insulin, and sites for insulin administration. This revised and enhanced edition of A Practical Guide to Diabetes Mellitus is enhanced by 136 full colour images and illustrations, making it an ideal companion for all students and practitioners of diabetology, and general physicians. Key Points * Latest edition of comprehensive guide to diabetes * Previous edition published 2012 (9789350259672) * New chapters on obesity, wound care, the elderly, and epidemiology *136 full colour images and illustrations

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Nihal Thomas MBBS MD MNAMS DNB (Endo) FRACP (Endo) FRCP (Edin) FRCP (Glasg) Professor and Head, Department of Endocrinology, Vice Principal (Research), Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India Nitin Kapoor MBBS MD (Med) DM (Endo) ABBM (USA) Post-Doctoral Fellowship (Endo) Assistant Professor, Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India Jachin Velavan MBBS DNB (Fam Med) MRCGP (Int) Coordinator, Department of Distance Medical Education, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India Senthil Vasan K MBBS PhD Post-Doctoral Researcher, Centre for Molecular Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden


1.Physiology 2.Introduction and Overview Of Glycemic Disorders PART A: Epidemiology and Pathogenesis PART B: Classification and Approach 3.Medical Nutrition Therapy 4.Exercise 5.Counselling 6.Oral Anti Diabetic Agents 7.Parenteral Therapeutic Agents 8.Insulin Therapy 9.Instruments And Gadgets 10.Peripheral Neuropathy 11.Diabetic Foot PART A: Neuroarthropathy and Foot Care PART B: Wound Care in Patients with Diabetes 12.Therapeutic Foot Wear 13.Hypertension 14.Nephropathy 15.Macrovascular Complications In Diabetes PART A: Coronary Artery Disease PART B: Stroke in Diabetes 16.Ocular Disease 17.Autonomic Neuropathy 18.Infections in Diabetes 19.Hyperglycemic Emergencies 20.Hypoglycemia 21.Pregnancy And Diabetes 22.Diabetes in Childhood And Adolescence 23.Diabetes in Elderly 24.Secondary Diabetes 25.Perioperative Care 26.Obesity and Diabetes 27.Lab and Analytical Methods 28.Recent Advances 29.In Hospital Management 30.Integrating Systems PART A: Team Approach to the Management of Diabetes PART B: Tele-Health - Bridging Distances in Diabetes Education

Product Details

  • publication date: 07/12/2015
  • ISBN13: 9789351528531
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 450
  • ID: 9789351528531
  • weight: 750
  • ISBN10: 9351528537
  • edition: 7th Revised edition

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