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Author Hirsch, Irl B. (Irl Bennett), 1958-

Title Optimizing diabetes care for the practitioner / Irl B. Hirsch, Dace L. Trence
Published Philadelphia ; London : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, [2003]
©2003

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Description x, 180 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Series Lippincott Williams and Wilkins handbook
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins handbook.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Defining the Issue: Why Focus on Diabetes Care?, 1 -- Age and Ethnicity, 1 -- Costs of Diabetes, 3 -- Avoidable Complications of Diabetes, 3 -- Future Predictions if No Intervention, 4 -- Diagnosis, 5 -- Criteria for Diagnosis, 5 -- Type 1 Diabetes, 5 -- Atypical Diabetes, 8 -- Pancreatic Diabetes, 8 -- Type 2 Diabetes, 9 -- Maturity-Onset Diabetes of theYoung (MODY) 9 -- Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of Adults and Type 1.5 Diabetes, 10 -- Type 3 Diabetes and Lipodystrophic Diabetes, 11 -- Getting Started in the Office, 13 -- Self-Blood Glucose Monitoring, 13 -- Nutrition, 15 -- Physical Activity, 16 -- Hypoglycemia, 17 -- Ketones, 17 -- Goal Setting, 18 -- Sick Day Management, 18 -- Nonpharmacologic Therapies, 20 -- Medical Nutrition Therapy, 20 -- Exercise, 24 -- Pharmacologic Therapy, 28 -- Part 1 : The Oral Agents, 28 -- Insulin Secretagogues, 30 -- Insulin Sensitizers, 31 -- a-Glucosidase Inhibitors, 34 -- Part 2 : Insulin Therapy, 36 -- Nomenclature, 36 -- Part 3 : Supplements and Alternative Therapies for the Treatment of Diabetes . 46 -- Select Micronutrients in Diabetes Management, 46 -- Products that May Treat the Complications of Diabetes, 50 -- Summary, 52 -- Acute Complications of Diabetes Mellitus, 53 -- Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar Syndrome, 53 -- Diabetic Ketoacidosis, 59 -- Diabetes Mellitus Is Associated with Many Endocrinopathies, 63 -- Medications Resulting in Hyperglycemia, 64 -- Severe Hypoglycemia, 65 -- Microvascular and Neuropathic Complications, 67 -- Mechanism of Microvascular Complications, 67 -- Diabetic Retinopathy, 68 -- Diabetic Nephropathy, 69 -- Neuropathy, 73 -- Macrovascular Complications, 77 -- Long-Term Mortality Comparisons, 77 -- Risk Factors for CVD in the Diabetic, 79 -- Psychosocial Issues, 86 -- Barriers to Self-Care, 86 -- Stages of Diabetes, 87 -- Behavioral Issues, 90 -- Identification and Treatment of Common Psychologic Disorders in Diabetes, 90 -- Psychoeducational Intervention, 92 -- Women and Diabetes, 93 -- Adolescence, 93 -- Reproductive Years, 96 -- Menopause, 100 -- Men and Diabetes, 102 -- Puberty, 102 -- Young Adulthood, 102 -- Male Reproduction, 103 -- Prevention of Diabetes, 106 -- Lifestyle Modification, 106 -- Medications, 107 -- Specific Behaviors, 108 -- The Future of Diabetes Care, 110 -- New Medications for the Treatment of Hyperglycemia, 110 -- New Technologies for the Treatment of Hyperglycemia, 111 -- New Technologies for Home Blood Glucose Monitoring Data Management, 111 -- New Medications for the Treatment of Complications, 112 -- Islet Cell Transplants, 112 -- Appendix. Diabetes and You: Basic Information for Patients Coping with Diabetes, 113 -- Part I : Diagnosis and Maintenance, 115 -- Part II : Diet and Nutrition, 141 -- Part III : Diabetes and Its Effect on Your Body, 157 -- Part IV : Diabetes and Your Well-Being, 167 -- Subject Index ,171
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Diabetes.
Diabetes Complications.
Diabetes Mellitus -- diagnosis.
Diabetes Mellitus -- therapy.
Author Trence, Dace L.
LC no. 2003047531
ISBN 0781741610 alkaline paper