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A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy
     

A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy

by David McCance, Michael Maresh, David Sacks
 

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Edited and authored by international experts,A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy presents multi-disciplinary evidence-based guidance relevant for all those caring for women with pre-existing or gestational diabetes.

Divided into five sections, the book covers everything from preconception to postnatal care, as well as detailing the risks associated

Overview

Edited and authored by international experts,A Practical Manual of Diabetes in Pregnancy presents multi-disciplinary evidence-based guidance relevant for all those caring for women with pre-existing or gestational diabetes.

Divided into five sections, the book covers everything from preconception to postnatal care, as well as detailing the risks associated with diabetic pregnancy and the long term implications for the mother and baby:

  • Epidemiology and pathophysiology
  • Impaired glucose tolerance and gestational diabetes
  • Prepregnancy and pregnancy care
  • Complications in pregnancy
  • Delivery and post delivery care

This practical resource contains treatment recommendations based on the latest research to ensure pregnant women with diabetes receive the best possible care.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"This book attempts to be a definitive resource on the topic of diabetic complications unique to pregnancy. It does very well in achieving this goal. It is very easy to read and the material has good clinical applicability." (Doddy's, 9 September 2011)

"Each chapter commences with important learning points, includes a patient vignette and ends with a detailed summary of references. This evidence-based book will be invaluable for anyone aiming to provide the very best care for pregnant women with diabetes.” (Practical Diabetes International, 2010)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781118709719
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/20/2013
Series:
Practical Manual of Series
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
280
File size:
3 MB

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From the Publisher
"This book attempts to be a definitive resource on the topic of diabetic complications unique to pregnancy. It does very well in achieving this goal. It is very easy to read and the material has good clinical applicability." (Doddy's, 9 September 2011)

"Each chapter commences with important learning points, includes a patient vignette and ends with a detailed summary of references. This evidence-based book will be invaluable for anyone aiming to provide the very best care for pregnant women with diabetes.” (Practical Diabetes International, 2010)

Meet the Author

David McCance, Physician, Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast, Northern Ireland

Michael Maresh, Obstetrician, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester, UK

David Sacks, Obstetrician, Kaiser Foundation Hospital, Bellflower, California, USA

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