Manual of Diabetes Care provides an up-to-date overview of the diagnosis and management of diabetes, with an emphasis on therapeutic guidance for clinicians.
Beginning with an introduction to the condition and its epidemiology, the following chapters describe Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, and diagnosis and screening.
Management of diabetes through both pharmacotherapy and non-pharmacological methods, for different related conditions is then discussed in depth, including diabetes in pregnancy and in the elderly. The final sections examine complications in diabetes such as diabetic foot, renal problems and co-morbidities, as well as prevention of the disease.
Provides overview of diagnosis and management of diabetes
Describes both pharmacotherapy and non-pharmacological treatment
Extensive coverage of complications in diabetes
Highly illustrated with nearly 140 images, diagrams and tables
Rajeev Chawla MD FRCP (Edin) Senior Consultant Diabetologist, Director, North Delhi Diabetes Centre, New Delhi, India
Diabetes: An Introduction Epidemiology of Diabetes Type 1 Diabetes: Etiology and Pathogenesis Type 2 Diabetes: Etiology and Pathogenesis Classification of Diabetes Diagnosis and Screening Non-pharmacological Management of Diabetes Pharmacotherapy of Type 2 Diabetes Incretin-based Therapies Insulins Secondary Diabetes Diabetes and Pregnancy Diabetes in Elderly Diabetes and Lifestyle Acute Complications of Diabetes Chronic Complications of Diabetes: An Overview Diabetic Neuropathy Renal Complications in Diabetes Foot Complications in Diabetes Managing Co-morbidities Prevention of Diabetes