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Author Ladd, Dana L., compiler

Title The Medical Library Association Guide to Finding Out about Diabetes : The Best Print and Electronic Resources / Dana L. Ladd and Alyssa Altshuler
Published Chicago : Neal-Schuman, an imprint of the American Library Association, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 323 pages)
Series Medical Library Association guides
Medical Library Association guides.
Contents Basic resources for getting started -- Essentials -- Type 1 diabetes -- Type 2 diabetes -- Prediabetes and type 2 diabetes prevention -- Gestational diabetes -- Children and diabetes -- Diabetes management resources -- Drug therapy -- Healthy diet and meal planning -- Physical activity -- Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) -- Clinical trials -- Life with diabetes -- Collaborating with the health care team -- Support -- Legal, insurance, and financial issues -- Life outside the home -- Travel concerns -- Related health complications and care resources -- Foot, skin, and gum problems -- Diabetic retinopathy -- Cardiovascular complications -- Mental health issues -- Diabetic neuropathy -- Diabetic nephropathy -- Gastroparesis (delayed gastric emptying) -- Ketoacidosis -- Sexual and urological problems
Summary With this guide, librarians can deepen their understanding and collections, and thus improve service to the growing number of patrons affected by, at-risk for, or curious about this pervasive disease
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Diabetes -- Bibliography.
Diabetes -- Computer network resources -- Directories.
Diabetes Mellitus.
Genre/Form Resource Guide.
Form Electronic book
Author Altshuler, Alyssa, compiler
Medical Library Association.
ISBN 1555709443 (electronic bk.)
1555709451 (electronic bk.)
9781555709440 (electronic bk.)
9781555709457 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Guide to finding out about diabetes