This book is a complete guide to the diagnosis and management of diabetes.
Divided into eight sections, the text begins with an overview of the history, epidemiology and pathogenesis of the disease. The next chapters discuss different types diabetes, diagnosis, managements techniques, and monitoring.
The following sections cover chronic and acute complications, and diabetes in special situations such as in pregnancy and during Ramadan.
The book concludes with discussion on transplant, gene and stem cell therapy, psychosocial aspects, and public health and economics.
The comprehensive text is further enhanced by clinical photographs, diagrams and exhaustive references.
- Comprehensive guide to diagnosis and management of diabetes
- Covers different types of diabetes and potential complications
- Includes discussion on diabetes in special situations such as in pregnancy or during Ramadan
- Features clinical photographs, diagrams and exhaustive references
Kamlakar Tripathi MD DM FRCP
Former Professor & Head, Department of Medicine, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Uttar Pradesh, India
Banshi Saboo MD PhD
Diabetologist, Endocrine, Metabolic Physician, Chairman, Dia Care, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India