FAQs in Diabetes comprehensively covers all aspects of diabetes in a question
and answer format.
Divided into 20 chapters, the book begins with an overview of the condition, followed by aetiology and pathogenesis of type 1 and type 2 diabetes. Further chapters cover screening and diagnosis, incretin and insulin, various patient types, and related conditions including diabetes mellitus, neuropathy, nephropathy, ocular complications, cardiovascular disease and diabetic foot.
The final chapter features discussion on advances in diabetes management, making FAQs in Diabetes an up-to-date resource for students and diabetologists in practice.
- Covers all aspects of diabetes in a question and answer format
- Questions and answers on screening and diagnosis, therapies, patient types, and associated conditions
- Final chapter on advances in diabetes management
Foreword Preface Acknowledgements 1. Diabetes: An Overview 2. Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus: Etiology and Pathogenesis 3. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Etiology and Pathogenesis 4. Screening and Diagnosis 5. Non-pharmacological Management of Diabetes 6. Pharmacotherapy in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus 7. Incretin-based Therapies 8. Insulin 9. Diabetes and Pregnancy 10. Diabetes in Older Adults 11. Diabetes in Childhood and Adolescence 12. Acute Complications of Diabetes Mellitus 13. Diabetic Neuropathy 14. Diabetic Nephropathy 15. Ocular Complications in Diabetes 16. Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease 17. Diabetic Foot 18. Common Co-morbidities Associated with Diabetes 19. Prevention of Diabetes 20. Advances in Diabetes Management
Rajeev Chawla MD FACP (USA) FRCP (UK)
Senior Consultant Diabetologist, Director, North Delhi Diabetes Centre, New Delhi, India
Aastha Chawla MBBS
Fellow Diabetes, North Delhi Diabetes Centre, New Delhi, India