Insulin Resistance, Metabolic Diseases and Diabetic Complications: Proceedings of the 7th European Symposium on Metabolism, Padova, September 30-October 3, 1998 / Edition 1

Hardcover (Print)
Used and New from Other Sellers
Used and New from Other Sellers
from $40.66
Usually ships in 1-2 business days
(Save 76%)
Other sellers (Hardcover)
  • All (4) from $40.66   
  • New (1) from $464.70   
  • Used (3) from $40.66   
Close
Sort by
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Note: Marketplace items are not eligible for any BN.com coupons and promotions
$464.70
Seller since 2013

Feedback rating:

(87)

Condition:

New — never opened or used in original packaging.

Like New — packaging may have been opened. A "Like New" item is suitable to give as a gift.

Very Good — may have minor signs of wear on packaging but item works perfectly and has no damage.

Good — item is in good condition but packaging may have signs of shelf wear/aging or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Acceptable — item is in working order but may show signs of wear such as scratches or torn packaging. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Used — An item that has been opened and may show signs of wear. All specific defects should be noted in the Comments section associated with each item.

Refurbished — A used item that has been renewed or updated and verified to be in proper working condition. Not necessarily completed by the original manufacturer.

New
New New, Free deliver confirmation. Satisfaction guaranteed!

Ships from: Rahway, NJ

Usually ships in 1-2 business days

  • Canadian
  • International
  • Standard, 48 States
  • Standard (AK, HI)
  • Express, 48 States
  • Express (AK, HI)
Page 1 of 1
Showing All
Close
Sort by

Editorial Reviews

Booknews
Based on the proceedings of the 7th European Symposium on Metabolism in October 1998, this reference will be useful to doctors working with diabetic and cardiac patients. It reflects new research in which insulin resistance, previously only associated with type 2 diabetes and obesity, is recognized as being shared by a variety of conditions not necessarily associated with either malady, including hypertension, dyslipidemia, hyperuricemia, and others. The contributors include geneticists, epidemiologists, and physiopathologists, who provide an updated overview of the possible role of insulin resistance in pathogenesis of a group of major risk factors for cardiovascular disease. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780444500229
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science
  • Publication date: 7/28/1999
  • Series: ICS Series
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 276

Table of Contents

Preface
Epidemiology
Insulin resistance and systemic atherosclerosis 3
The Diabetes Intervention Study: impact of quality of risk factor control on coronary heart disease and mortality 9
Glucose, insulin and atherosclerosis: Lessons from the Bruneck Study 19
The plurimetabolic syndrome in the European population: the experience of the European Group on Insulin Resistance (EGIR) 25
Genetics
Results of 10-years genetic studies in French families with type 2 diabetes 33
ACE genotype and diabetic nephropathy 37
Apolipoprotein E gene polymorphism, vascular complications and nephropathy in NIDDM 41
The atherogenic dyslipidemia of visceral obesity: need for preventive endocrinology 47
Molecular and cellular markers of insulin resistance and diabetic complications
Nitric oxide and arginine 55
Protein kinase C activation and the formation of diabetic vascular complications 61
Molecular basis of insulin receptor activation, signal transduction and signalling specificity 75
Regulation of metabolic gene expression by glucose 83
Insulin resistance, endothelium and diabetic complications
Endothelium and diabetes. Evidences for a relationship between metabolic control and inappropriate nitric oxide production 91
Effect of different lipoprotein fractions on nitric oxide and superoxide production in endothelial cells 99
Renal complications
Diabetic nephropathy in IDDM and NIDDM: functional studies 109
Diabetic nephropathy in Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes: structural studies 117
Cellular markers for diabetic nephropathy 129
Atherosclerotic complications
Dyslipidemia in diabetes: clinical importance of lipoprotein heterogeneity 137
Heterogeneity of triglyceride-rich lipoproteins in the postprandial state 143
The role of glycation in diabetic complications 147
Oxidative stress and diabetic complications 153
Triglycerides increase the biosynthesis of plasminogen activator inhibitor type I: focus on their mechanism of action 159
Altered fatty acid partitioning by PPAR activators improves glucose homeostatis; a case for PPAR[alpha] and [gamma] coagonists 167
Prevention of complications
The role of antihypertensive treatment in CHD prevention 175
Antihypertensive therapy and cardiovascular complications 181
Pharmacologic inhibition of the renin-angiotensin system and diabetic nephropathy 187
Calcium channel blockers and incipient diabetic nephropathy 193
Prevention of diabetic complications. Diet and cardiovascular disease: the epidemiological evidence 201
Effects of dietary fat and carbohydrate on insulin resistance 207
Secondary prevention of coronary heart disease in diabetes: a subgroup analysis of the Scandinavian Simvastatin Survival Study (4S) 213
HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in atherosclerosis 219
Diabetes and atherosclerosis: a lipoprotein perspective 225
Metformin 231
Metformin and the treatment of the insulin resistance syndrome - The BIGPRO Studies 237
Mechanism of action of thiazozidinediones in type 2 diabetes 243
Leptin: a perspective for the weight control problem 253
Carnitine system and insulin resistance 259
Index of authors 275
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)