International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, Volumes 1 and 2 / Edition 3by R. A. De Fronzo, Alberti K. G. M M.
Pub. Date: 05/14/2004
Following a similar format to the previous editions, the primary philosophy of the book is to comprehensively cover
This new edition is the most comprehensive reference on both the clinical and scientific aspects of diabetes, and is truly global in perspective with the inclusion of epidemiology and the nature and care of diabetes in different parts of the world.
Following a similar format to the previous editions, the primary philosophy of the book is to comprehensively cover the basic science of metabolism, linking this closely to the pathophysiology and clinical aspects of the disease.
A valuable resource for the whole diabetes community, the new edition offers:
- Fully revised, updated and expanded chapters
- Comprehensive coverage of all aspects of diabetes
- 116 extensively referenced chapters
- Full colour throughout
- Available in print and online
The International Textbook of Diabetes Mellitus, Third Edition is also available online via Wiley InterScience. With the flexibility afforded by the powerful search and navigation capabilities of Wiley InterScience, you can search the Textbook by subject, article and keyword. New and revised articles added regularly ensure that both professionals and students working within diabetes are kept abreast of rapidly developing areas such as genetics, treatment and epidemiology.
This excellent work is an essential reference tool for all members of diabetes and endocrine teams, medical students, medical schools and libraries, and provides a valuable resource for pharmaceutical companies and industries which have an interest in this important field.
FROM REVIEWS OF THE SECOND EDITION:
"The scope is extraordinarily wide and truly international...a must for all libraries and any individuals who are seriously interested in the diabetes epidemic..."
"...a cornerstone in the field of diabetes..."
The European Journal of Medicine
"...This multi-authored textbook provides a wealth of information spanning virtually all aspects of diabetes..."
Trends in Endocrinology and Metabolism
- Publication date:
- Edition description:
- 3rd Edition / 2 Volume Set
- Product dimensions:
- 9.84(w) x 12.20(h) x 5.31(d)
Table of ContentsEpidemiology (Peter H Bennett).
Normal Physiology of Pancreatic Function (Erol Cerasi).
Normal Physiology of Insulin Action (Timothy Garvey).
Pathogenesis (Hannele Yki-Järvinen)
Obesity (Eric Ravussin).
Management of Diabetes: Diet, Exercise and Drugs (Rury Holman).
Management of Diabetes: Monitoring and Other Interventions (Bernrad Zinman).
Complications: General and Microvascular (George L. King).
Complications: Macrovascular Disease (John S. Yudkin).
Management of Diabetes: Glucose and Lipid Monitoring, Specific Subgroups (Robert J. Heine)
Diabetes and Public Health (John R. Turtle).
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