The Genetic Landscape of Diabetes
by Laura Dean, Johanna McEntyre
Publisher: NCBI 2004
"The Genetic Landscape of Diabetes" is a guide to the variations in our DNA that may influence our risk of developing diabetes. It introduces the reader to what diabetes is — from its discovery thousands of years ago to our modern-day understanding of how this disease, characterized by high blood sugar, develops. The book is written for readers with an interest in science, patients with diabetes, physicians, high school students, and research scientists.
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- National Institutes of Health
Learn how to take care of your diabetes and how to prevent some of the problems that diabetes can cause. Share this booklet with your family and friends so they too will understand more about diabetes and how they can help you live a healthy life.
by Ele Ferrannini, et al. - infill Kommunikation
This book begins with a short introduction to type 2 diabetes mellitus, which sets the scene for a more detailed consideration of some pressing issues. The book reviews some of the new therapies and what they mean for the management of T2DM.
by Stephen Nussey, Saffron Whitehead - Informa HealthCare
The book describes the biochemistry, physiology, and anatomy that readers need to know to understand the real cases. Typical clinical cases are included, along with more idiosyncratic cases to ghlight the cross-disciplinary nature of medicine.
by Frederick Singer - Endotext.com
Topics covered: Anatomy and Ultrastructure of Bone; Vitamin D System in Mineral Homeostasis; Primary Hyperparathyroidism; Hypocalcemia; Primary Disorders of Phosphate Metabolism; Osteoporosis; Nephrolithiasis; Osteogenesis Imperfecta; etc.