ABOUT THIS BOOK
· State of the art, evidence-based review of current practice and important
topics in diabetes management
· Key points summary for each chapter
· Suitable clinical pathways and guidelines suggested
Diabetes Management in Clinical Practice provides a much-needed succinct overview of the advances in the management of diabetes and its complications. Using an evidence-based approach, the authors review relevant trials and discuss prospects for future therapies and avenues of research.
Written by experts in the field for a global audience, Diabetes Management in Clinical Practice is a practical guide for diabetologists and endocrinologists, family practitioners, specialist nurses, dietitians and podiatrists.
Content Level » Professional/practitioner
Keywords » diabetes - diabetes management - diabetes prevention - diabetic complications
Related subjects » Internal Medicine - Medicine
TABLE OF CONTENTS
1. Preventing diabetes.- 2. Preventing diabetes complications: non-glucose interventions.- 3. Glycaemic therapy for diabetes.- 4.Preventing and managing renal disease in diabetes.- 5. Managing diabetic foot disease.- 6. Managing diabetes in hospital.
AUTHOR S & EDITORS
Dr Tahseen Chowdhury, the editor, is lead clinician in the department of diabetes and metabolism at the Royal London Hospital, East London. He runs a large specialist diabetes and metabolism unit, dealing with diabetes particularly among the Bangladeshi community of Tower Hamlets. Dr Chowdhury has a research and clinical interest in diabetes in South Asians, and has authored over 100 publications, including a patient book entitled Diabetes in South Asian people: Explained. He qualified from the University of Birmingham and trained in Birmingham and Manchester, before becoming a consultant physician in 2000.