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Hypoglycaemia, leading to confusion and impaired consciousness, is one of the most feared complications of diabetes. Hypoglycaemia in Clinical Diabetes, Second Edition explains the situations in which it arises and how to manage patients to minimize its occurrence. Fully revised and updated, the Second Edition of this practical book addresses all aspects of the clinical management of hypoglycaemia.

  • Features new chapters on hypoglycaemia in Type 2 diabetes, the elderly and nocturnal occurrence, as well as prevention and blood glucose monitoring for detection of hypoglycaemia
  • Edited by two diabetologists with strong international reputations who have made significant contributions to our understanding of hypoglycaemia

Hypoglycaemia in Clinical Diabetes, Second Edition is an invaluable reference source for professionals caring for people with diabetes. The book is relevant for all clinicians who treat type 1 diabetes or type 2 diabetes.

Praise for the First Edition:

"I can strongly recommend this excellent book to all clinicians managing care for diabetic persons in everyday practice...." DIABETOLOGIA

"...is extremely comprehensive, well written… highly recommended for those practising clinical diabetes." BRITISH JOURNAL OF CARDIOLOGY

"A fascinating book; essential reading for those who feel they need a greater understanding of the subject." DIETETICS TODAY

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Editorial Reviews

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"…a thorough overview of hypoglycemia and its clinical significance to those who live with diabetes." (Doody's Book Reviews)
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Reviewer: Amy Hess-Fischl, MS, RD, LDN, BC-ADM, CDE (University of Chicago Medical Center)
Description: This is a thorough review of hypoglycemia and how it relates to the care and treatment of people with diabetes. The new edition incorporates more practical information regarding risk factors and treatment, especially pertaining to the type 2 population. The first edition was published in 1999.
Purpose: The purpose is to provide a thorough overview of hypoglycemia and its clinical significance to those who live with diabetes. This is a topic important to all healthcare professionals who work with patients with diabetes. The authors achieve the objectives with ease, incorporating useful information in all the chapters along with practical information to share with those who live with diabetes.
Audience: The book is written for all healthcare professionals who manage patients with diabetes, but it would be useful for interns, residents, and nursing students to gain a better understanding of hypoglycemia. Given that the authors were involved in the first edition, they are credible authorities and chose worthy authors for the chapters.
Features: The book begins with an excellent review of normal responses to hypoglycemia, setting the stage for an in-depth review of all aspects of hypoglycemia. Of particular interest, each chapter ends with bullet points of practical information that readers use with patients with diabetes. These bullet points reiterate the items practitioners should focus on with patients. The most practical chapter for use with patients is chapter 14, Living with Hypoglycaemia, which does an excellent job of discussing driving and other important topics for people with diabetes. There are sufficient tables and figures in each chapter, enhancing the text without detracting from the overall message. Obviously, new information is published regularly, but this is the most up-to-date available regarding hypoglycemia.
Assessment: There are a plethora of books on hypoglycemia for the general population, with varying usefulness. For healthcare professionals, there is only one other textbook of value, Hypoglycemia: Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment, Cryer (Oxford University Press, 1997). Due to its age and the fact that there is only one chapter devoted to diabetes, it is far more outdated than even the previous edition of this book. This second edition adds more updated research as well as more practical information for healthcare professionals.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780470018446
  • Publisher: Wiley
  • Publication date: 10/15/2007
  • Series: Practical Diabetes Series
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 358
  • Product dimensions: 6.87 (w) x 9.92 (h) x 0.97 (d)

Meet the Author

Professor Brian M Frier. Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

Dr B Miles Fisher. Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Scotland, UK.

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Table of Contents

Chapters and Contributors.

1. Normal glucose metabolism and responses to hypoglycaemia(Ian A Macdonald and Paromita King).

2. Symptoms of hypoglycaemia and effects on mental performance and emotions (Ian J Deary).

3. Frequency, causes and risk factors for hypoglycaemia in type 1 diabetes (Mark W J Strachan).

4. Nocturnal hypoglycaemia (Simon Heller).

5. Moderators, monitoring and management of hypoglycaemia (Tristan Richardson and David Kerr).

6. Counterregulatory deficiencies in diabetes (David Kerr).

7. Impaired awareness of hypoglycaemia (Brian M Frier).

8. Risks of strict glycaemic control (Stephanie A Amiel).

9. Hypoglycaemia in children with diabetes (Krystyna A Matyka).

10. Hypoglycaemia and pregnancy (Ann E Gold and Donald W M Pearson).

11. Hypoglycaemia in type 2 diabetes and the elderly (Nicola N Zammitt and Brian M Frier).

12. Mortality, cardiovascular morbidity and possible effects of hypoglycaemia on diabetic complications (Simon Heller and B Miles Fisher).

13. Long-term effects of hypoglycaemia on cognitive function and the brain in diabetes (Petros Perros and Ian J Deary).

14. Living with hypoglycaemia (Brian M Frier).

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