A comprehensive reference covering the latest developments and information on the scientific and clinical bases of the management of diabetes and its complications.
This comprehensive reference covers the latest developments and information on the scientific and clinical bases of the management of diabetes and its complications. Edited by leading national authorities, this text contains an appropriate balance of coverage between scientific and clinical considerations, supplying readers with state-of-the-art approaches to the management of diabetes. Thoroughly revised, the sixth edition of this classic text includes updated chapters on new drugs in development, diabetes self-management, and intensive therapy of diabetes mellitus, which is the preferred approach to managing the diabetic patient.
Integrated Fuel PhysiologyKetogenesisThe Molecular and Cellular Biology of the B-CellB-Cell Function and Insulin SecretionMechanisms of Insulin ActionIncretinsGlugcagonRole of the CNS in Glucose RegulationsCounter-regulatory Hormones and Stress HyperglycemiaFood Intake and Energy BalanceDiabetes and AtherosclerosisVascular Thrombosis and Endothelial FunctionBiochemical Mechanisms of Microvascular DiseaseEngineering B-Cell FunctionImmunology Relevant to DiabetesDiabetes in AnimalsPathology of the Pancreas in Diabetes MellitusClassification and Diagnosis of DiabetesEpidemiology of DiabetesPathophysiology and Genetics of Type I DiabetesPathophysiology and Genetics of Type II DiabetesInsulin ResistenceObesity and Diabetes MellitusAging and DiabetesDiabetes Secondary to EndocrinopathiesNutritional Management of Persons with DiabetesMetabolic Implications of Exercise and Physical Fitness in Physiology and DiabetesInsulin Chemistry and PharmacokineticsIntensive Management of Insulin Dependent Diabetes MellitusInsulin Treatment of Non-Insulin Dependent Diabetes MellitusHypoglycemia in Insulin Dependent Diabetes MellitusThe Oral Hypoglycemic AgentsBehavioral and Family Aspects of Diabetes in Children and AdolsecentsDiabetic KetoacidosisHyperglycemic Hyperosmolar SyndromeHost Defense and Infections in Diabetes MellitusDiabetes and SurgeryThe Mother in Pregnancies Complicated by Diabetes MellitusThe Offspring of the Mother with DiabetesBasic Pathobiology of the Eye and its ComplicationsRetinopathy and other Ocular ComplicationsPathophysiology of Renal ComplicationsDiabetic Renal DiseaseBasic Pathobiology of Nerve and its ComplicationsSomatosensory NeuropathyAutonomic NeuropathyDiabetic DyslipidemiaHypertension and DiabetesHeart Disease in DiabetesPeripheral Vascular DiseaseThe Diabetic FootDiabetes and the GI SystemDiabetes and the SkinMetabolic Control and ComplicationsPancreas TransplantationIslet TransplantationNew Pharmacologic Approaches in DevelopmentHypoglycemiaEconomic Aspects: Insurance, Employment, and LicensingHealth Education for Diabetes Self Management