This book provides an up to date review of current recommendations for the management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes and its related complications.
Beginning with an introduction to diabetes, the following chapters examine the management of related disorders including hypertension, heart failure, diabetic neuropathy, diabetic foot, diabetic nephropathy, eye disorders and sexual dysfunction. Diabetes in pregnancy and in children is also discussed.
Separate chapters are dedicated to self-monitoring of blood glucose and to diabetes registry, a central database that collects information on patients with diabetes, to help clinicians manage and control the disease. The text also offers guidelines for the management of diabetic patients during religious fasting, international travel and shift work.
Written by an internationally recognised specialist from University of Arizona College of Medicine, this comprehensive book includes more than 70 clinical photographs, diagrams and tables to enhance understanding.
Comprehensive review of current recommendations for management of type 1 and type 2 diabetes
Covers numerous related complications and their treatment
Includes chapter on diabetes registry
Authored by recognised specialist from University of Arizona College of Medicine
Jayendra H Shah MD FACP FACE Chief of Staff, Southern Arizona VA Health Care System; Network Research Officer, Southwest Veterans Integrated Service Network; Professor of Medicine and Radiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine, USA
Diabetes - An Introduction Diabetes Registry Epidemiology in the Management of Diabetes Management of Diabetes in Primary Care Use of HgA1c in Clinical Practice Self-Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG) Nutritional and Exercise Management of Diabetes Oral Agents in the Treatment of Diabetic Patients Insulin Therapy in Diabetic Patients Care of Pregnant Diabetic Patients Type 2 Diabetes in Youth Management of Hyperlipidemia in Diabetic Patients Management of Hypertension in Diabetic Patients Diabetic Neuropathy Foot Care for Patients with Diabetes Management of Eye Disorders in Diabetic Patients Management of Diabetic Nephropathy Management of Heart Failure in Diabetes Sexual dysfunction in Diabetes Diabetes in Special Situation