Diabetes mellitus is a group of metabolic diseases in which a person has high blood sugar, either because the body does not produce enough insulin, or because cells do not respond to the insulin that is produced.
The latest edition of this reference provides endocrinologists with the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of diabetes.
Beginning with an overview of epidemiology, pathophysiology and metabolism, the next sections discuss presentations of diabetes, therapeutic management, complications, and comorbidities.
The following chapters cover diabetes in certain population groups, education and technology, nutrition, glucose monitoring, and research.
The book concludes with a section dedicated to Type 1 diabetes, and a selection of journal reviews.
Flow diagrams, tables and figures further enhance the comprehensive text.
- Latest edition of comprehensive reference detailing latest advances in diagnosis and management of diabetes
- Covers numerous therapeutic methods
- Complete sections dedicated to Type 1 diabetes and journal reviews
- Highly illustrated with flow diagrams, tables and figures
Banshi Saboo MD PhD FRCP MNAMS
Fellow American College of Endocrinology (FACE); Fellow International College of Nutrition (FICN - Canada); Diabetologist, Endocrine and Metabolic Physician; President – RSSDI; Honorary Diabetologist H. E. The Governor of Gujarat, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India; Scientific Chairman: RSSDI 2019
Ch Vasanth Kumar MD
Senior Consultant Physician, Apollo Hospitals; President Elect RSSDI; Founder and President, Diabetes and You Society; Faculty and Examiner, Medvarsity Hyderabad, Telangana, India; Organizing Chairman: RSSDI 2016
Sanjay Agarwal MD FACE
Director, Aegle Clinic - Diabetes Care; Head, Department of Medicine and Diabetes, Ruby Hall Clinic; Senior Consultant in Diabetes and Medicine, Jehangir Hospital; Secretary – RSSDI, Pune, Maharashtra, India