225 books (12 pages) in this category
by Sabina F.
<p>Diabetes is a disease of the metabolism. Our metabolism is what the way our bodies use digested food for energy and growth.<br /> Most food that is processed through our bodies is broken down by digestive juices into a sugar called ...eBook
by Kenneth Kee
<p>Diabetes mellitus literally means sweet urine.<br />It is a common chronic disease which happens when the hormone insulin produced by the pancreas is missing, lacking or not working well.<br />Insulin unlocks the cell to allow glucose from ...eBook
by M. Porta & E. Ghigo
<p>The 1997 classification of diabetes mellitus, now accepted worldwide, includes a large section of 'Other specific types of diabetes', a good part of which is made up of diabetes secondary to other endocrine or pancreatic disorders. However, aeBook
by Greenbaum, Carla J.
<P>Diabetes has garnered worldwide attention and research funding as clinicians and researchers seek to better understand its pathogenesis, prevention, complications management, and impact and relationship to other diseases (heart disease, ...eBook
Diagnosis and Clinical Management
by Christina Kanaka-Gantenbein, Stavros Liatis, Konstantinos Makrilakis & others
<p>The book explores both the clinical presentation of serious diabetic emergencies (like ketoacidosis, hyperosmolar coma, and severe hyper and hypoglycemia) that consultants and hospital staff encounter in practice and the best methods of both ...eBook
by Zochodne, Douglas
<P><STRONG>Diabetic Neurology</STRONG> offers a unique focus on the broad neurological complications of diabetes, bridging the clinical divide between diabetology and neurology with a practitioner-friendly guide for the recognition, ...eBook
by Dr. Shahriar Mostafa
<p>You were living your life to the fullest. Working hard and playing harder. Ignoring symptoms like fatigue, weight loss and increased frequency of urine. Then BAM! Out of the blue you started feeling very sick. You consult with your doctor, heeBook
by Thompson, Gilbert
The Second Edition offers the reader the very latest information on lipid disorders from aetiology to the management of this ever increasing problem that is a major cause of atherosclerotic and cardiovascular disease. Written by a general ...eBook
by Dons, Robert F.
<P><STRONG><U>Bottom Line Information to Effectively Diagnose Disorders</U></STRONG></P> <P>The diagnosis, management, and clinical testing associated with old, traditional, and new endocrine disorders have seen numerous advances during the pasteBook
by Richard C. Adelman & George S. Roth
<p>It is the purpose of this volume to present a representative sampling of those neural and hormonal studies which have been the focus of the most intense interest in the recent gerontological research. To this end we have been fortunate to ...eBook
by Naz, Rajesh K.
There is great concern regarding the reproductive and health hazards of endocrine disruptors. Research indicates that men are experiencing declining fertility and an increased incidence of prostate cancer, while women are dealing with increased ...eBook
by Demetrius Pertsemlidis, William B. Inabnet III & Michel Gagner
<p>The second edition of <em>Endocrine Surgery</em> is a comprehensive update of the previous edition published in 2003. Edited by three leading authorities in the field of surgical endocrinology, the book encompasses the clinical, imaging, ...eBook
by C.A. Stratakis
<p>In these times, a book should aspire to present the most significant advances in the field, reflect the themes of the moment, and provide a useful compendium for future reference. This book accomplishes all three objectives by discussing the ...eBook
by Alicia Yolanda Dorantes Cuéllar, Cristina Martínez Sibaja & Alfredo Ulloa Aguirre
<p>Endocrinología clínica de Dorantes y Martínez, 5ª edición, es una obra que incluye los temas más importantes y relevantes de una especialidad en constante desarrollo y evolución. Debido a los grandes avances en tecnología médica, biología ...eBook
by Harris, Philip E.
<P>Endocrinology is a complex specialty that spans a wide range of diseases, disorders, and conditions. The field is now moving toward an increasingly personalized approach to patient management, with a greater focus on mechanisms of disease andeBook
by Nicklas, Barbara
Adipose tissue, once considered inert connective tissue, is an essential storage site for key substrates used as sources of energy. In recent years, cellular and molecular biologists have advanced the concept that adipocytes are not solely a ...eBook
by Dabelea, Dana
<P>As the incidence of childhood obesity continues to dramatically increase, the emergence of type 2 and the increasing incidence of type 1 diabetes in young people demonstrate that childhood diabetes, like adult onset diabetes, is a complex andeBook
by Kenneth Kee
<p>This book describes Euthyroid Sick Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases<br /> Euthyroid Sick Syndrome is a disorder featured by abnormal findings of thyroid function tests in the absence of hypothalamic-pituitary and ...eBook
by John H. McNeill
<p>An extremely useful text for research Internationally renowned experts describe the models, provide data obtained with those models, and discuss the relative usefulness of models in relation to the diabetic syndrome in humans. The first ...eBook
<p>Frontiers in Clinical Drug Research – Diabetes and Obesity is an eBook series that brings updated reviews to readers interested in advances in the development of pharmaceutical agents for the treatment of two metabolic diseases – diabetes andeBook