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Title Joslin's diabetes deskbook : a guide for primary care providers / [edited] by Richard S. Beaser and the staff of Joslin Diabetes Center.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Joslin Diabetes Center ; [Philadelphia] : [Wolters Kluwer Health/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins], [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  616.462 J83J    Check Shelf
Edition 2nd ed. [updated].
Description xl, 730 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note Includes index.
Contents Diabetes: definition and pathophysiology -- Approach to diagnose and treatment of diabetes mellitus -- Monitoring diabetes -- Adipose tissue as an endocrine gland: a possible key in understanding the metabolic mysteries -- Medical nutrition therapy -- Physical activity for fitness -- Type 2 diabetes: multiple treatments for a multicomponent condition -- Pharmacotherapy of type 2 diabetes: medications to match the pathophysiology -- Using insulin to treat diabetes: general principles -- Designing a conventional insulin treatment program -- Physiologic insulin treatment programs -- Patient education -- Acute complications -- Microvascular complications -- Macrovascular complications -- Diabetic neuropathy -- Foot: clinical care and problem prevention -- Surgical management of the patient with diabetes -- Gender-specific issues -- Pregnancy and diabetes -- Treatment of children with diabetes -- Diabetes in the older adult -- Psychological issues in the treatment of diabetes -- Diabetes in culturally diverse populations: facing the challenge in clinical practice.
Subject Diabetes -- Treatment.
Diabetes -- Complications.
Diabetes Mellitus -- therapy.
Diabetes Complications.
Diabetes, Gestational.
Diabetic Neuropathies.
Diabetic Foot -- prevention & control.
Insulin -- therapeutic use.
Diabetes -- Complications. (OCoLC)fst00892153
Diabetes -- Treatment. (OCoLC)fst00892199
Added Author Beaser, Richard S.
Joslin Diabetes Center.
Added Title Diabetes deskbook
ISBN 9781451110999
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