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Insulin Resistance / Edition 1

Insulin Resistance / Edition 1

by David E. Moller
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471939773

ISBN-13: 9780471939771

Pub. Date: 01/28/1993

Publisher: Wiley

Recognized authorities in their respective areas provide contemporary information on insulin resistance. Organized into 12 chapters covering a broad range of subjects pertaining to insulin action, mechanisms of insulin resistance and clinical consequences, this book integrates and unites recent advances which have occurred in several disparate fields. The role of

Overview

Recognized authorities in their respective areas provide contemporary information on insulin resistance. Organized into 12 chapters covering a broad range of subjects pertaining to insulin action, mechanisms of insulin resistance and clinical consequences, this book integrates and unites recent advances which have occurred in several disparate fields. The role of defects in the glucose transport system and future approaches to specific treatment of insulin resistance are among the topics discussed.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471939771
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
01/28/1993
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
440
Product dimensions:
6.22(w) x 9.50(h) x 1.21(d)

Table of Contents

Mechanisms of Insulin Action (M. White & C. Kahn).

Syndromes of Severe Insulin Resistance: Clinical and Pathophysiological Features (D. Moller & S. O'Rahilly).

Mutations of the Insulin Receptor Gene (S. Taylor & D. Moller).

Autoimmune Mechanisms of Insulin Resistance and Hypoglycemia (P. Gorden, et al.).

Insulin Resistance and Its Role in the Pathogenesis of Impaired Glucose Tolerance and Non-Insulin-Dependent Diabetes Mellitus: Perspectives Gained from in Vivo Studies (A. Alzaid & R. Rizza).

Potential Cellular and Genetic Mechanisms for Insulin Resistance in the Common Disorders of Diabetes and Obesity (B. Seely & J. Olefsky).

Cellular Defects in Glucose Transport: Lessons from Animal Models and Implications for Human Insulin Resistance (P. Shepherd & B. Kahn).

Insulin Resistance and Ovarian Dysfunction (A. Dunaif).

Insulin Resistance in Hypertension (U. Smith).

Insulin Resistance, Hyperinsulinemia, Dyslipidemia and Atherosclerosis (R. Stout).

Therapeutic Approaches to Insulin Resistance (A. Moses & M. Abrahamson).

Index.

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