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  • Insulin-Like Growth Factors in Health and Disease, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinicsby Claire M. Perks; Jeff M.P. Holly

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2012; US$ 99.00

    This issue of Endocrinology Clinics, authored by experts worldwide, provides essential updates about insulin-like growth factors (IGFs).  The physiology is examined, including the latest in what we have learned from animal models as well as humans.  The issue also covers IGFs and IGF system in the following: growth disorders; adipogenesis and obesity;... more...

  • Dietary Considerations in Diabetes - ECABby Anoop Misra

    Elsevier Health Sciences APAC 2012; US$ 8.46

    Diet plays an important role in the treatment of diabetes, alone or in combination with insulin or oral hypoglycemic drugs. The diabetic nutrition plan of an individual necessitates to be based upon, excepting the usual parameters, his/her socioeconomic status, ethnicity/religion, and local food habits. It is important that diet plan is individualized... more...

  • Lipids in Diabetes - ECABby S V Madhu

    Elsevier Health Sciences APAC 2013; US$ 8.46

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus is associated with a greater risk of developing atherosclerotic macrovascular diseases like myocardial infarction, stroke, and peripheral vascular disease. There is 2- to 4-fold increased risk of atherosclerotic heart disease and stroke in diabetic patients compared to non-diabetic patients. As the prevalence of type 2 diabetes... more...

  • Diabetes and Lifestyle - ECABby Samar Banerjee

    Elsevier Health Sciences APAC 2013; US$ 8.46

    Diabetes management, outcomes and prognosis are majorly affected by the lifestyle exercised by the diabetics. Diabetes has significant impact on the different facets of life. These facets tend to get overlooked in the management. The inter-relation of diabetes and marriage, sleep, travel, commute and uneven working hours seem to be trivial part of... more...

  • Hotspots in Diabetes - ECABby Ambady Ramachandran

    Elsevier Health Sciences APAC 2013; US$ 8.46

    Diabetes is one of the most important non-communicable lifestyle diseases. Diabetes is a multifaceted disorder which possibly influences and impacts body pathophysiology by different mechanisms and in varied ways. Diabetes has a very distinguished impact on cardiovascular system and plays a detrimental role in development of cardiovascular disorders.... more...

  • Diabetic Foot - ECABby Arun Bal

    Elsevier Health Sciences APAC 2012; US$ 8.46

    Of all lower extremity amputations, 40-70% are related to diabetes. In most studies, the incidence of lower leg amputation is estimated to be 5-25/100,000 inhabitants/year: among people with diabetes the number is 6-8/1,000. Lower extremity amputations are usually preceded by a foot ulcer in people with diabetes. The most important factors related... more...

  • Pediatric Endocrinology, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinicsby Robert Rapaport

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2012; US$ 99.00

    This issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics provides essential updates across the spectrum of pediatric endocrinology. Topics covered include Prevention of type 1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus; genetics of growth; diagnosis in prepubescent girls; Turner and Noonan Syndromes; thyroid function in Down Syndrome; chronic disease; effects of ADHD... more...

  • Guia de la Diabetes Tipo 2by Juan Francisco Cano Pérez

    Elsevier Health Sciences Spain 2010; US$ 43.22

    Se presenta la 5.ª edición de esta magnífica guía, editada por la Gedaps por primera vez en 1993, y que una vez más pretende ser una herramienta que contribuya a fomentar una actividad terapéutica estricta, a unificar criterios asistenciales y facilitar a los profesionales sanitarios unos indicadores para desarrollar una política de mejora continua... more...

  • Neuroendocrine Control of Metabolism, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics,by Christoph Buettner

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2011; US$ 99.00

    This issue of Endocrinology Clinics brings the reader up to date on the important advances in research surrounding the neuroendocrine control of metabolism. Guest edited by Christoph Buettner, the topics covered include leptin signaling, hypothalmic inflammation, hypoglycemia awareness, perinatal programming of metabolic disease, substrates, and more. more...

  • Insulin Therapy, An Issue of Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinicsby John L. Leahy; William T. Cefalu

    Elsevier Health Sciences 2012; US$ 99.00

    This issue of Endocrinology Clinics brings the reader up do date on the current standards and important advances in insulin therapy.  The following clinical topics are discussed: types of insulins, including new insulins; goals of therapy; pathophysiology of, and insulin treatment in type1 and type 2 diabetes mellitus; pumps and glucose sensors; alternative... more...